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Determine the maximum oxygen supply!

What is the impact of medium, shaking speed, shaking diameter and flask size?

shake flask diameter [mm]
filling volume [ml]
shaking diameter [mm]
media OSMO [osmol/kg]
pressure [bar]
O2 concentration

Maximum oxygen transfer capacity [mmol/l/h] *

Kuhner shaker
Kuhner shaker

* Calculated values: Meier K. et al, Correlation for the maximum osygen transfer capacity in shake flasks for a wide range of conditions and for different culture media, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 2016 All information is subject to change.

Check out the formula and definitions of parameters

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