Culturing Cells in a Mechanically Active Environment:
Cell Stretching and Tissue Engineering
For 20 years, Flexcell® International Corporation has specialized in designing and manufacturing products to stretch cells in culture. In addition, our products allow users to apply mechanical loads (i.e., tension, compression, and fluid flow) to cells in monolayer and 3D culture. Flexcell® products are used across various applications including cytomechanics, tissue engineering, drug discovery, orthopaedics, cardiovascular, and pulmonary research, to name a few. Flexcell® takes pride in the quality of our products and in the service we provide to our customers. We welcome you to our site to learn more about how you can expand your research capabilities.

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Our Products
Flexcell® manufactures devices for applying tension, compression, and fluid shear to cells in 2D and 3D culture and microscopy devices for viewing real-time responses to mechanical load.


Online Store
Purchase Flexcell®'s custom culture plates, other consumables, and tension accessories at our online store.


Upcoming Conferences

ASCB | EMBO 2018
December 812, 2018
San Diego, CA

ORS 2019
February 2-5, 2019
Austin, TX

EB 2019
April 69, 2019
Orlando, FL


Contact Us
Flexcell® International Corporation
2730 Tucker Street, Suite 200
Burlington, NC 27215
(800) 728-3714 (Phone)
(919) 732-1591 (Phone)
(919) 732-5196 (Fax)

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