Gibco™ MEM α, no nucleosides, powder
Minimum Essential Medium is widely used for mammalian cell culture as well as selection for transfected DHFR negative cells
Manufacturer: Gibco™ LS12000063
Minimum Essential Medium (MEM) α is widely used for mammalian cell culture as well as selection for transfected DHFR negative cells. Life Technologies offers a variety of Gibco MEM α modifications for a range of cell culture applications. This MEM is modified as follows: with phenol red, L-glutamine; without ribonucleosides, deoxyribonucleosides, sodium bicarbonate.
- MEM α can be used with variety of suspension and adherent mammalian cells, including keratinocytes, primary rat astrocytes, and human melanoma cells
- Modification of Minimum Essential Medium (MEM) that contains non-essential amino acids, sodium pyruvate, lipoic acid, vitamin B12, biotin, and ascorbic acid
- Available without nucleosides for use as selection medium for DG44 and other DHFR negative cells
- Made with Earle's salts
Cell Culture, Mammalian Cell Culture
|Storage conditions: 2-8° C
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 36 months from date of manufacture
|Standard Serum Supplementation|
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for human or animal therapeutic use. Uses other than the intended use may be a violation of local law. For in vitro diagnostic use.