MEM α, GlutaMAX™ Supplement, No Nucleosides Non-distribution product as customer accommodation. Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Minimum Essential Medium is widely used for mammalian cell culture as well as selection for transfected DHFR negative cells

Manufacturer: Gibco 32561037

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Catalog No. 32-561-037

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    Format Liquid
    Formulation Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Calcium Chloride (CaCl2-2H2O), Choline chloride, D-Calcium pantothenate, Folic Acid, Glycine, L-Alanine, L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine, L-Arginine, L-Asparagine-H2O, L-Aspartic acid, L-Cysteine hydrochloride, L-Cystine, L-Glutamic Acid, L-Histidine, L-Isoleucine, L-Leucine, L-Lysine, L-Methionine, L-Phenylalanine, L-Proline, L-Serine, L-Threonine, L-Tryptophan, L-Tyrosine, L-Valine, Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4-7H2O), Niacinamide, Potassium Chloride (KCl), Pyridoxal hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Sodium Bicarbonate (NaHCO3), Sodium Chloride (NaCl), Sodium Phosphate monobasic (NaH2PO4-2H2O), Thiamine hydrochloride, Vitamin B12, i-Inositol
    Packaging Sustainable packaging
    Quantity 500mL
    Storage Requirements Storage: 2-8° C. Protect from light. Shelf life: 12 months from date of manufacture
    With Additives Sodium Pyruvate; Low Glucose; GlutaMAX™-I; Phenol Red

    MEM α can be used with a 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
    • Modified as follows: with phenol red, GlutaMAX™: without ribonucleosides, deoxyribonucleosides
    • Gibco MEM α with GlutaMAX™ supplement minimizes toxic ammonia build-up and improves cell viability and growth in an easy-to-use format
    • Made 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

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