25 micro-Inserts 4 Well for self insertion


Key Features

A 4-well silicone insert for live cell imaging of both adherent and suspension cells

  • Allows long-term microscopy assays of single cells
  • Cultivation of small numbers of cells without evaporation risks
  • Conical wells for superb optical quality
  • 25 pieces in a transport dish
  • Used for self insertion into 6 or 12 well plates, or other formats

Please note: Not to be uesd without transferring the micro-Insert

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Technical Features:

  • Four small 2.0 mm x 1.5 mm microscopy wells with a 4:3 digital format
  • Suspension cells cannot escape the observation field
  • Adhesive underside
  • Transferable to any flat clean surface
  • No material is left behind upon the insert’s removal
  • Includes a rim for easy handling of the insert with tweezers


Number of wells4
Dimensions of wells (w x l) in mm2.0 x 1.5
(digital format 4:3)
Diameter of the complete insert12 mm
Height of the complete insert4.2 mm
Volume per well10 µl
Growth area per well0.03 cm2
Coating area per well0.23 cm2
MaterialBiocompatible silicone
BottomNo bottom – sticky underside

Product Selection Guide

4 Well FulTrac
  • Single cells
  • 20x Objective lens for full well
  • High resolution fluorescence
4 Well
  • Few cells
  • 4x Objective lens for full well
  • High resolution fluorescence

Cross Section

Ideal Coverage using Digital Imaging with CCD Cameras

3D Application:

Possible Filling Procedures:

Minor Well Filling

  • Minimal volume
  • Individual wells

Whole Insert Filling

  • Moderate volume
  • Wells connected by medium

Whole µ-Dish Filling

  • Maximum volume
  • Maximum experimental duration

Evaporation Barrier

Possible Further Applications

Co-Cultivation Assays

Coating patches (spots) with proteins

hydrophilic protein spots on hydrophobic, uncoated µ-Dish

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