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Sterilizing a FluidFM probe

By
Maria Milla
on 4/9/19, 7:57 AM 136 views


In order to avoid contamination in manipulated cell cultures, it might be necessary to sterilize the FluidFM probe. The protocol below was tested for a FluidFM BOT micropipette (8 µm aperture, 0.3 N/m stiffness) and later used in an adhesion workflow. 

1. Open the Probe Blister Pack. 

2. Place the micropipette on aluminum foil. Make sure that the cantilever is not in contact with the aluminum foil.