Gelatin Methacryloyl (GelMA) – Bovine, 1g, lyophilized

Gelatin Methacryloyl (GelMA) – Bovine, 1g, lyophilized

GelMA is supplied as a sterile freeze-dried product. Reconstitute GelMA in PBS or HEPES buffer at the concentration to suit your application and mix it with a photoinitiator to make your hydrogels photocrosslinkable and stable at body temperature.

Appearance: White to off-white freeze-dried material
Sterility: Sterile
Bloom: 300
Animal source: Bovine gelatin (type B)
Degree of methacrylation: 75 – 85%



This kit contains 1 gram freeze-dried, sterile GelMA.

GelMA is based on bovine or porcine gelatin functionalized with photocrosslinkable methacryloyl groups. Due to its unmatched tuneability and bioactivity, GelMA is very popular as a biomaterial in in tissue engineering, 3D bioprinting, and 3D cell culture applications. Can be used by itself, or blended with other materials to create your own individual printable extracellular matrix.