BIO RAD MINI PROTEAN Tetra Cell System 552BR - 4 GEL System


SKU: 553brbiorad
Available for pre-order

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Bio-Rad’s Mini-PROTEAN Tetra cell is a mini-format, vertical polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis system that provides rapid, high-resolution separation of protein (or DNA) mixtures by SDS-PAGE or native PAGE. An indispensable piece of equipment in research laboratories, the durable and easy-to-assemble Mini PROTEAN Tetra cell is also well-suited for use in classroom laboratories.

Use the Mini-PROTEAN Tetra cell to teach protein fingerprinting, sample purity analysis, and downstream western blotting techniques in independent projects


Number of gels
Precast gels
Mini-PROTEAN TGX Precast Gels
Handcast gels
Cast using Mini-PROTEAN spacer plates
Gel size (W x L)
Precast: 8.6 x 6.8 cm Handcast: 8.3 x 7.3 cm
Glass plate size (W x L)
   Short plate
10.1 x 7.3 cm
   Spacer plate
10.1 x 8.2 cm
Total buffer volume for 2 gels
700 ml
Total buffer volume for 4 gels
1,000 ml
Typical run times for SDS-PAGE
35–45 min (at 200 V constant)
Recommended power supply
PowerPac Basic or PowerPac HC (High Current)
Dimensions (W x L x H)
12 x 16 x 18 cm
1.0 kg (2.2 lb)


Excellent condition.


  • BIO RAD MINI PROTEAN Tetra Cell System 552BR



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