Friday May 5th, 2017

Chemical and Biological Transformation Line

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The chemical and biological transformation line includes different fermentation equipment as well as a pressure reactor. Both laboratory-scale equipment and equipment with adequate volume for scaling tests are available. It includes equipment such as:

FERMENTER BIOSTAT D

Model: Biostat D.
Manufacturer: Sartorius.

Pilot scale fermenter with a total volume of 50 L sterilizable in situ. The fermenter is equipped with digital meters and control systems, including temperature, pH and dissolved oxygen.
  • ▸ Working volume: 50 L.
  • ▸ Mechanical agitation: 50-700 rpm.
  • ▸ Air, steam and water inlets.
  • ▸ T, pH, pO2 and foam electrodes.
  • ▸ Automated Sterilization in Place.
  • ▸ Digital control system (DCU) of process variables.
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FERMENTER BIOSTAT Q

Model: Biostat Q.
Manufacturer: Sartorius.

The BIOSTAT Q has the capability to fully independently control up to four culture vessels. The system includes acid and base pumps, gas flow meter and control system for operating variables.
  • ▸ Possibility to control up to 4 fermentations.
  • ▸ Vessel working volume of 500 mL.
  • ▸ Air and cooling water inlets.
  • ▸ T, pH and pO2 electrodes.
  • ▸ Digital control system (DCU) of process variables.
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FERMENTER BIOSTAT B

Model: Biostat B.
Manufacturer: Sartorius.

The Biostat B is equipped with an airlift fermenter of 2 L of volume. The system includes acid and base pumps, gas flow meter and control system of the operating variables.
  • ▸ 2 L airlift fermenter.
  • ▸ Optional mechanical agitation.
  • ▸ Air and oxygen inlets.
  • ▸ pH, T and pO2 electrodes.
  • ▸ Digital control system (DCU) of process variables.
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PRESURE REACTOR

Model: 4555.
Manufacturer: Parr.

5 gallon pressure reactor with agitation. The system is equiped with a support system which minimizes the physical effort required to handle the head of the vessel.
  • ▸ Volume: 5 gallon (18,75 L).
  • ▸ Maximum temperature: 350ºC.
  • ▸ Maximum pressure: 131 bar.
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