Navigation Links
InVitria Touts Product Advantages at Cambridge's Cell Culture Conference

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- InVitria ( addressed attendees at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's 4th Annual "Optimizing Cell Culture Development" Conference on September 15-16 in Boston, Massachusetts and announced its most recent results optimizing cell culture media using its product line of animal free cell culture ingredients. (

In a presentation of scientific studies with InVitria's Cellastim and Lacromin, Steve Pettit, Director of InVitria's Cell Culture Group, noted, "The growth and productivity results in CHO cell lines are quite impressive and not achievable with other sources of albumin or transferrin supplements. Cellastim has shown growth and productivity up to 50% better than the next best alternative. Similar impressive results with the use of Lacromin have previously been published by our team(1)," said Pettit.

"We continue to show powerful results of Cellastim and Lacromin in cell culture media for a variety of cell lines including CHO, Hybridoma, Vero and NS0 cells. Since these are well defined supplements, they help our customers achieve both their regulatory and manufacturing goals. These are the only supplements available that not only improve cell culture performance, but do this while maintaining a defined and animal free media," said Scott Deeter, InVitria's President.

About InVitria (

InVitria has developed animal free cell culture ingredients that enhance productivity, safety and time to market for companies in the biopharmaceutical, cell culture, life science research and diagnostics industry. InVitria's animal free product line includes:

-- Cellastim - Cellastim is a recombinant albumin that is used as a cell culture ingredient and biopharmaceutical formulation excipient. Cellastim has been shown to improve mammalian cell culture productivity. Cellastim also has been an effective component in stem cell media and primary cell media.(see

-- Lacromin - Lacromin is recombinant human lactoferrin, a growth factor that also delivers iron similar to transferrin in cell culture media. (see

-- Lysobac - Lysobac is a bacterial cell lysis agent that is more efficient and more consistent compared to chicken lysozyme and provides higher recombinant protein yield compared with mechanical cell lysis. Lysobac is used in bacterial fermentation to improve recombinant protein yields.(see

(1) Huang et al. Bioactive Recombinant Human Lactoferrin Stimulates Mammalian Cell Growth. Society for InVitro Biology. InVitro Cell Develop. Biology. May 6, 2008.

For more information about the InVitria line of products, please e-mail or call 1-800-916-8311.

Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. InVitria Sponsors Cambridge Healthtechs Optimizing Cell Culture Development Conference
2. InVitria Further Strengthens Sales Team with Promotion of Brandy Sargent to Account Manager - Western United States
3. InVitria Expands Sales Team
4. InVitrias Animal Free Lacromin(TM) Provides a Cost-Effective Improvement Over Transferrin
5. Gores Legacy of Innovation Extends From Products to Processes
6. Martek is Now the Sole-Source Supplier of ARA for all Infant Formula Products Manufactured by Hochdorf Nutricare
7. Cyntellect Launches CellXpress(TM) System to Boost Productivity of Biopharmaceutical Process Development
8. Varian Medical Systems Exhibits a New Version of RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology and Other Products for Fast, Precise Cancer Treatment
9. EMEA Grants Kiadis Pharma Lead Product ATIR(TM) Orphan Drug Designation
10. 2008 National Ergonomics Conference Schedule Announced, Features Four New Tracks of Programming and Focus on Corporate Sustainability and Productivity; Most Product Debuts in Expos 14-Year History
11. Epeius Biotechnologies Lead Product, Rexin-G for Metastatic Cancer, Aptly Highlighted by National Cancer Institute Journal
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/24/2015)... Inc., a worldwide provider of clinical research services headquartered in ... has set a new quarterly earnings record in Q3 of 2015.  ... Q3 of 2014 to Q3 of 2015.   ... the establishment of an Asia-Pacific office to ... and Mexico , with the establishment ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... Massachusetts , November 24, 2015 SHPG ... will participate in the Piper Jaffray 27 th Annual Healthcare ... Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. EST (1:30 p.m. GMT). ... , Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Piper Jaffray 27 ... , NY on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... , Nov. 24, 2015  Twist Bioscience, ... that Emily Leproust, Ph.D., Twist Bioscience chief executive ... Healthcare Conference on December 1, 2015 at 3:10 ... in New York City. --> ... . Twist Bioscience is on Twitter. Sign ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... , Nov. 24, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - ProMetic Life Sciences ... today that Mr. Pierre Laurin , President and Chief ... at the upcoming Piper Jaffray 27 th Annual Healthcare ... on December 1-2, 2015. st , at ... one-on-one meetings throughout the day. The presentation will be available ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/12/2015)... 11, 2015   Growing need for low-cost, ... has been paving the way for use of ... discrete analytes in clinical, agricultural, environmental, food and ... used in medical applications, however, their adoption is ... to continuous emphasis on improving product quality and ...
(Date:11/10/2015)... Nov. 10, 2015 About ... that helps to identify and verify the identity ... considered as the secure and accurate method of ... a particular individual because each individual,s signature is ... especially when dynamic signature of an individual is ...
(Date:11/4/2015)... --> --> ... Transparency Market Research "Home Security Solutions Market - Global Industry ... 2022", the global home security solutions market is expected to reach ... market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of ... Rising security needs among customers at homes, the emergence ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):