Examples of PeptiGelDesign products uses

PeptiGelDesign standard hydrogels come in 5 formulations with varying properties (Table 1) and are supplied in pack sizes of 1, 5 and 10 mL.

Table1: Product specifications
Product name As delivered After media conditioning
pH G’ (kPa) pH G’ (kPa) Charge (+)
PGD-Alpha1 4.0-4.5 0.8-1.0 7.4 10 neutral
PGD-Alpha2 4.5-5.0 0.1-0.3 7.4 12 medium
PGD-AlphaProA 4.5-5.0 0.4-0.7 7.4 10 low
PGD-AlphaProB 6.5-7.0 0.7-0.9 7.4 1 high
PGD-AlphaProC 6.5-7.0 0.1-0.2 7.4 15 high
Note: pH and G’ (shear modulus) values are indicatives and may vary depending on instrument and conditions used to measure them.

PGD-Start pack comprises 1 mL of each of the 5 standard formulations to screen for the most suitable for the cell cultured. It also includes a follow-up discussion of results after 7 days culture. PeptiGelDesign offers starting packs which are recommended for 1st time users of our products.

PGD-Start-Train pack comprises 1 mL of each of the 5 standard formulations to screen for the most suitable for the cell cultured. This pack also include a ½ day training in gel handling and support for the first round of 2D and 3D cell culture with a follow-up and discussion of results after 7 days. This pack is recommended for student and researchers less experienced in gel handling.

PeptiGelDesign service: PeptiGelDesign also offers a bespoke design service. Through discussions with customers hydrogels with specific properties (e.g. mechanical) and/or functionalities (e.g. RGDS) can be designed, formulated and supplied to suit specific needs.

For information and quotes on all our products and our design service contact us at: info@peptigeldesign.com