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08 Sep, 2020
Kuhner Switzerland (Headquarters)

Kuhner AppNote: Maximum oxygen transfer capacity in shake flasks

Shake flasks are a widely used and incredibly useful bioreactor for bioprocess development and scale-up of mammalian and microbial bioprocesses.

There are several parameters to consider when optimizing a bioprocess in a shake flask, including the conditions of the shaker platform (e.g. shaking frequency and orbital diameter) and the conditions of the shake flask (e.g. flask size and filling volume). In our AppNote, we review how the OTRmax of a shake flask will vary as a function of both shaker conditions and flask conditions.

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