- Species: Rat
- Additional Attributes: 3D Hydrogels, collagen, Extracellular Matrix
- Specific Attributes: telocollagen/acidic treatment, Type I
- Packaging:kit - Rat Tail Collagen Solution (4 mg/ml), a preformulated neutralizing solution
RatCol® Type I Acid Soluble Rat Tail Collagen (telocollagen) contains 100 mg at a concentration of approximately 4 mg/mL in a 0.02M acetic acid solution (~pH 3). Rat collagen is soluble telo-collagen. Each product includes a bottle containing 100 mg of collagen solution accompanied with a bottle of pre-formulated neutralizing solution for the formation of a collagen gel. This collagen product is provided in user-friendly packaging for use and storage. This product is sterile filtered and is supplied as a ready to use solution.
This product is ideal for coating of surfaces, providing preparation of thin layers for culturing cells, or use as a solid gel. RatCol® collagen is suitable for applications using a variety of cell lines including hepatocytes, fibroblasts and epithelial cells.
For an overview of Type I Collagen (Atelocollagen & Telocollagen) products (click)