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Gibco™ MEM, HEPES, GlutaMAX™ Supplement DFS Item

Minimum Essential Medium is commonly used of all cell culture media

Supplier:  Gibco™ 42360099

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Catalog No. 42360099



Requires : Supplementation

Description

Description

MEM can be used with a variety of suspension and adherent mammalian cells, including HeLa, BHK-21, 293, HEP-2, HT-1080, MCF-7, fibroblasts, and primary rat astrocytes. Gibco MEM, developed by Harry Eagle, was based on his earlier formulation of Basal Medium Eagle (BME). Many other modifications of MEM followed, including Glasgow's MEM, MEM α, DMEM, and Temin's Modification.

  • Available with Earle's salts for use in CO2 incubator, or with Hank's salts for use without CO2
  • Minimizes toxic ammonia build-up and improves cell viability and growth in easy-to-use format when mixed with supplement
  • Modified as follows: with GlutaMAX™, HEPES, phenol red
  • Mde with Earle's salts
  • Contains no proteins, lipids, or growth factors
  • Requires supplementation, commonly with 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS)
  • Uses sodium bicarbonate buffer system (2.2g/L) and therefore requires 5-10% CO2 environment to maintain physiological pH
  • Sustainable packaging

Cell Culture, Mammalian Cell Culture

Specifications

Specifications

Storage conditions: 2-8° C. Protect from light
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 12 months from date of manufacture
Primary Rat Astrocytes
1 X
MEM (Minimum Essential Medium)
Sterile-filtered
No Sodium Pyruvate
Gibco™, GlutaMAX™
Room Temperature
HeLa, BHK-21, 293, HEP-2, HT-1080, MCF-7, and fibroblasts
Animal Origin-free
Liquid
Standard Serum Supplementation
Low Glucose, GlutaMAX, HEPES, Phenol Red
Sustainable packaging
10 x 500 mL
SDS
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For Research Use or Further Manufacturing. Not for diagnostic use or direct administration into humans or animals.