Indian Council of Agricultural Research
(Agricultural Knowledge Management Information System)

ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, CIFT Junction Matsyapuri PO, Cochin-682029, Kerala (
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Instrument Details
Instrument/Facility Name: Fermentor
Make                                   : NewBrunswick, Germany
Model                                  : Bioflo / Celligen 115
Specification   :Autoclavable fermentors with the working range of 1.5 litres

Click to View(a)It features a totally integrated control station with a color touchscreen interface, built-in pumps, gas flow controllers, pH/DO, foam/level controllers and more — no external PC needed. (b)Double wall jacketed and heat-blanketed autoclavable glass vessels size 3.0 L with magnetic drive at top (c)Control screens are easy to understand (d) Highly customized gas flow option with two gas mixing option (e) Cascading is available for both DO and agitation and gas (f) PI-D values can be adjusted for pH (g) 70ºC maximum temperature and Platinum RTD probe (Pt 100) sensor and a Mag Drive: 25 - 200 RPM (h) DO can be adjusted from 0-200%

  Working Principles
Click to ViewFermentation systems are used to provide an optimal growth environment for many different types of cell cultures. The ability afforded by fermentors to carefully control temperature, pH, and dissolved oxygen concentrations in particular makes them essential to efficient large scale growth and expression of fermentation products.

  User Instructions
Young cultures should be sent along with the details of media composition etc required for the strain. Media as such should be provided. Culture conditions etc should also be sent.

  Contact Us
Contact No. 0484-2412300
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  Fermentor Charges
Procedure Name
National LAB/R&D
Per batch fermentation
per sample

Additional Rs 100/-towards postal charges if result are to be posted
The Demand Draft should be in favour of "The Director, ICAR-CIFT, Cochin OR the payment can be made directly at ICAR-CIFT office"
Letter, DD & Samples send to "The Director, ICAR-CIFT, Willingdon Island, Cochin, Kerala-682029 "