Traditional cell culture on plastic dishes or in flasks, rarely recapitulates the conditions cells experience in vivo. Over the past 20 years, many researchers looked for ways to culture cells in a more physiologically relevant manner. It is important to note that there is no silver bullet, each cell type needs a different environment and may need specific methods to study them.
AMSBIO offers many matrices and other solutions for 3D cell culture. Below is an interactive guide to 3D culture matrices and applications. These are also colour coded to highlight what are the typical types of 3D objects generated in culture: spheroid (red), organotypic (blue) or directional cultures (green). We also offer customised advice and in-house 3D culture services. You can also explore our bio-repository to find cells or tissues to culture.
This is an interactive guide to assist those interested in performing 3D cell culture in the most optimal way.
If you have any further questions, please contact us: 3Dcellculture@amsbio.com
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Typical types of 3D objects generated in culture:
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