Cell culture insert

- Fujifilm Corporation
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FIG. 1 is an upper side perspective view of a cell culture insert, showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a lower side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a cross-sectional view thereof along line 9-9 in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 10 is a cross-sectional view thereof along line 10-10 in FIG. 3.

The present article (cell culture insert) is used in a state in which the article is fitted to a cell culture container from above the cell culture container. The present article is fitted to the cell culture container and used after a film-shaped culture substratum has been used to cover, and has been fixed to, a bottom face of the article.


The ornamental design for a cell culture insert, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D907240
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 12, 2018
Date of Patent: Jan 5, 2021
Assignee: Fujifilm Corporation (Tokyo)
Inventors: Akinori Ochiai (Shizuoka-ken), Yuki Imakura (Kanagawa), Masafumi Nishino (Kanagawa), Koju Ito (Kanagawa)
Primary Examiner: Janice Hallmark
Assistant Examiner: Omeed Agilee
Application Number: 29/673,098