Engineering aspects of insect cell suspension culture: a review

Jianyong Wu, G. King, A. J. Daugulis, P. Faulkner, D. H. Bone, M. F A Goosen

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The development of insect cell suspension culture techniques for the production of insect pathogenic viruses and recombinant proteins has been reviewed, with an emphasis on process scale-up and reactor design considerations. The problems of culture media cost and insect cell shear sensitivity have also been addressed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)249-255
Number of pages7
JournalApplied Microbiology and Biotechnology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology


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