Classic Ussing System
These classic U9500 Series Ussing chambers differ little from the original design of Hans Ussing,
but are still enormously popular. Components of the system include the chamber, support/clamping
stand, and a glass perfusion/circulation reservoir.
Chambers are machined from solid acryclic rod; one face has pins for puncturing
and positioning the epithelium.
Chambers available in 8 sizes (required tissue size is quoted):
- 15.5 mm round
- 14 mm round
- 11 mm round
- 8 mm round
- 5.8 mm round
- 9 x 5.5 mm rectangular
- 9 x 4.5 mm rectangular
- 9 x 2.5 mm rectangular
Optional tissue culture adaptor allows use of Snapwell, Transwell, Millicell or Falcon
cell culture inserts
Chambers are supplied with 4 Ag/AgCl electrodes
Glass circulation reservoir allows gas-lift perfusion
Circulation reservoir is jacketed for optional temperature control
Self-contained Ussing Chamber
These Self-contained Ussing Chambers offer an alternative to the classic system, with no
delicate glass reservoir. A water jacket is incorporated in the design.
- Single- and dual-channel models available (dual model illustrated)
- Tissue or culture cup mounts in an insert, the halves of which are clamped into
- Eight sizes of insert available (same sizes as Classic model above), plus adaptors
for cell culture cups
- Chambers are supplied with 4 Ag/AgCl electrodes
Related pages -
circulating water baths
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