Reliable dissociation for adherent cell culture

Gibco cell dissociation products are ideal for use with tissues and cell monolayers. Gibco trypsin and TrypLE come in a wide variety of formats to meet the diverse needs of researchers performing adherent cell culture.


Trypsin and alternative cell dissociation reagents

  Fast, general purpose Gentle & convenient for research use Gentle & convenient for bioproduction/ industrial applications Gentle & fast for strongly adherent cells Specialized for neural & pluripotent stem cell dissociation
  Trypsin
TrypLE Express (1X) TrypLE Select (1X) TrypLE Select (10X) StemPro Accutase™
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Source origin Animal origin (porcine) Animal origin-free Animal origin-free (dedicated AOF machinery) Animal origin-free (dedicated AOF machinery) Serum free, animal origin (invertebrate)
Storage temperature Frozen
(–5 to –20° C)
Ready to use (room temp. stable) Ready to use (room temp. stable) Ready to use (room temp. stable) Refrigerated
(2–8°C)
Higher cell viability  
Inactivation method Requires Trypsin inhibitors / neutralizers Inhibition by dilution (no inhibitors needed) Inhibition by dilution (no inhibitors needed) Inhibition by dilution (no inhibitors needed) Inhibition by dilution (no inhibitors needed)
Available packaging 100 mL
50 mL
100 g powder
100 mL
500 mL
5 L bags
100 mL
500 mL
100 mL
500 mL
100 mL
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