Hatching micropipettes

Hatching micropipettes are used for the mechanical opening of the Zona pellucida of embryos or blastocysts by partial zona dissection (mechanical assisted hatching).

Gynemed Hatching micropipettes are sterilized for 3 Years, individually packed and customized production of pipettes available on request.

By means of mouse-embryo-test (MEA) each lot is screened for endotoxines to assure the highest possible safety for the user.


Product description Code Angle Taper Unit
Short thin taper
code + angle + taper (Example: 003-20-S) 003 20°, 30°, 35° or straight short (S) 20
Long thin taper
code + angle + taper (Example: 003-20-L) 003 20°, 30°, 35° or straight long (L) 20

Product facts and notices

  • To meet international standards as well as the requirements of the FDA, the Hatching micropipettes are sterilised by gamma radiation.
  • The Hatching micropipettes are prepared from borosilicate glass tubing.
    outer diameter 1.20 mm, total length 5.50 cm, bending angle 20° – 45°, length of the arm 1.00 mm with short thin taper (S) or with long thin taper (L), sharp point.
  • Hatching micropipettes may be ordered straight or with benging angle.
  • A Mouse Embryo Test (MEA) is available for each batch upon request from our website with respective lot number.