Antibiotics, Buffers and Supplements
Corning™ Matrigel™ hESC-Qualified Matrix
Compatible with mTeSR™1-devloped by StemCell Technologies. Corning™ Matrigel™ hESC-Qualified Matrix is widely accepted as an alternative substrate for the culture of hES cells as well as human induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells.
Gibco™ Trypsin-EDTA (0.25%), Phenol red
Made from trypsin powder, irradiated mixture of proteases derived from porcine pancreas
Gibco™ Trypan Blue Solution, 0.4%
Routinely used as a cell stain to assess cell viability using the dye exclusion test
Gibco™ Bacto™ Tryptone
Enzymatic digest of casein. Gibco™ Bacto™ Dehydrated Culture Media Additive: Tryptone is part of a large selection of dehydrated media.
Gibco™ ACK Lysing Buffer
Used for the lysis of red blood cells in samples containing white blood cells, such as EDTA-treated whole blood, buffy coats, and bone marrow
Gibco™ HEPES (1M)
A zwitterionic organic chemical buffering agent commonly used in cell culture media
Gibco™ Bacto™ Yeast Extract
Formulation of culture media for cultivation of heterotrophic microorganisms. Gibco™ Bacto™ Dehydrated Culture Media Additive: Yeast Extract is supplied in dehydrated form for the convenience of the laboratorian and bioprocessing specialist.
Gibco™ GlutaMAX™ Supplement
An alternative to L-glutamine, with increased stability that improves cell health
Corning™ Matrigel™ Membrane Matrix
Produces a biologically active matrix material resembling the mammalian cellular basement matrix. Corning™ Matrigel™ Membrane Matrix provides a physiologically relevant environment for studies of cell morphology, biochemical function, migration, invasion, and gene expression.
Corning™ Matrigel™ GFR Membrane Matrix
Produces a biologically active matrix material resembling the mammalian cellular basement matrix. Corning™ Matrigel™ GFR Basement Membrane Matrix provides a physiologically relevant environment for studies of cell morphology, biochemical function, migration, invasion, and gene expression.
Gibco™ MEM Non-Essential Amino Acids Solution (100X)
Used as a growth supplement for cell culture medium, to increase cell growth and viability
Corning™ Cell-Tak Cell and Tissue Adhesive
Attach cells or tissue sections to many types of surfaces, including plastic, glass, metal, FEP Polymer, and biological materials. Corning™ Cell-Tak Cell and Tissue Adhesive is a specially formulated protein solution extracted from marine mussel, Mytilus edulis.
Corning™ Cell Recovery Solution
Allows for the recovery of cells cultured on Corning™ Matrigel™ Basement Membrane Matrix for subsequent biochemical analyses
Gibco™ TrypLE Express Enzyme (1X), No Phenol Red
Unlike porcine trypsin, free of animal-derived components
Corning™ CellStripper Dissociation Reagent
Non-enzymatic cell dissociation solution gently dislodges adherent cells in culture
Gibco™ Trypsin-EDTA (0.05%), Phenol red
Made from trypsin powder, an irradiated mixture of proteases derived from porcine pancreas
MilliporeSigma™ Polybrene Infection/Transfection Reagent
A highly efficient method of gene transfer into mammalian cells leveraging infection with retroviral vectors.
HEPES (Fine White Crystals/Molecular Biology), Fisher BioReagents
CAS: 7365-45-9 Molecular Formula: C8H18N2O4S Molecular Weight (g/mol): 238.302 InChI Key: JKMHFZQWWAIEOD-UHFFFAOYSA-N Synonym: N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine-N«-2-ethanesulfonic Acid PubChem CID: 23831 ChEBI: CHEBI:42334 IUPAC Name: 2-[4-(2-hydroxyethyl)piperazin-1-yl]ethanesulfonic acid SMILES: C1CN(CCN1CCO)CCS(=O)(=O)O
Gibco™ 2-Mercaptoethanol (55mM)
A potent reducing agent used in cell culture medium to prevent toxic levels of oxygen radicals
Corning™ 0.25% Trypsin, 0.1% EDTA in HBSS w/o Calcium, Magnesium and Sodium Bicarbonate
Used to enzymatically release adherent cells from tissue culture plates for passaging.
Corning™ Matrigel™ Membrane Matrix HC
High concentration (HC) formulation is ideal for applications in which a high protein concentration augments the growth of tumors; allows a Matrigel basement membrane matrix plug to maintain its integrity after subcutaneous injection into mice
Gibco™ Sodium Bicarbonate 7.5% solution
Commonly used for maintaining the pH of cell culture medium in the presence of 4 to 10% carbon dioxide
Gibco™ Insulin-Transferrin-Selenium (ITS -G) (100X)
A basal medium supplement to reduce the amount of fetal bovine serum (FBS) needed to culture cells
Corning™ ITS Premix Universal Culture Supplement
Stimulates proliferation of a variety of cells under serum-reduced conditions. Corning™ ITS Premix Universal Culture Supplement contains insulin, human transferrin and selenous acid, the three most universally esential components of defined culture media.