Model Specifications

Models
FeaturesSTB-100-04STB-100-10STB-140-04STB-140-10
Applications• Cytoskeleton rearrangements
• Cell morphology
• Gene or protein expression
• For continuous mode/sustained stretch applications
• Cytoskeleton rearrangements
• Cell morphology
•Gene or protein expression
• Signal transduction
• Long duration studies (hours-days)
No. of chambers1186
Chamber size-culture surface area4 cm²10 cm²4 cm²10 cm²
StrainUniaxial stretchUniaxial stretchUniaxial stretchUniaxial stretch
Microscope mountable
IncubatorFits in standard incubator *2Fits in standard incubator*2Fits in standard incubatorFits in standard incubator
No. strain programsmanual continuos/sustained stretchmanual continuos/sustained stretchautomated/64 patternsautomated/64 patterns

 

Models
FeaturesSTB-150STB-150BSTB-150WSTB-190-XY
Applications• Cytoskeleton rearrangements
• Cell morphology
• Ion mobilization
• CalciumInflux
• Nitric oxide production
• Real-time observation of cultures
• Short duration studies (15-20 minutes) without microincubator
No. of chambers1111
Chamber size-culture surface area4 cm²4 cm²1 cm²4 cm²
StrainUniaxial stretchUniaxial stretchUniaxial stretchBiaxial stretch & compression
Microscope mountableFits Nikon and Olympus *1Fits Nikon and Olympus*1Fits Nikon and Olympus *1Fits Nikon and Olympus *1
IncubatorFits in standard incubator *3Fits in standard incubator *3Fits in standard incubator *3Fits in standard incubator
No. strain programsautomated/64 patternsautomated/64 patternsautomated/64 patternsautomated/64 patterns

*1: Optional stage adapter available for Zeiss and Leica
*2: Stretch chamber placed in culture dish
*3: Optional microincubator available for long term study