Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2002 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 5 No. 3, Issue of December 15, 2002

Figure 1. Schematic diagram of the microcapsule generator.

(a) air compressor,
(b) 0.22 mm filter units,
(c) half blister chamber,
(d) 27 gauge needle,
(e) peristaltic pump,
(f) CaCl2 containing solution,
(g) cell suspension containing sodium alginate,
(h) laminar flow hood.

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