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Catalog number: 12681029

Gibco™  Related applications: Antibody & Cell Culture Production | Mammalian Cell Culture

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Description

CD OptiCHO™ medium is specifically designed to offer high performance and yield with recombinant CHO cells in a chemically defined fed-batch environment. The protein-free, animal origin free formulation is designed to provide consistency and reduces the need to screen for adventitious agents. CD OptiCHO™ medium builds on Gibco® CD CHO’s legacy of consistent cell growth and titers, while offering up to 40% better titer and cell growth over select competitors. Thanks to its low osmolality and advanced CHO CD EfficientFeed™ Liquid Nutrient Supplement Kit feeding options, CD OptiCHO™ medium is capable of gaining 2-5 fold increases in fed-batch productivity over batch culture.

When to Use CD OptiCHO™ Medium

• You are using a transfected CHO cell line other than CHO K1, GS CHO or CHO-S™ cell lines
• Optimization of feeding strategies will be part of your base medium selection testing in an effort to maximize productivity
• Your CHO cell line is “finicky," i.e. hard to grow or adapt

When to Consider Another Gibco® Medium

Consider CD FortiCHO™ medium when:
• The cell line you are using is a transfected CHO K1, GS CHO or CHO-S™ cell line
• Maximum batch culture cell densities and protein titers are needed
• You have time to adapt cells into a new medium in an effort to maximize titers
• Cell health at harvest is a priority for downstream processing

Consider CD CHO medium when:
• Your GS CHO cells are recommended to be grown in CD CHO medium
• Your cells have been successfully cultured in CD CHO medium in the past and your process is nearing a regulatory filing (DMF available)

Consider CD DG44 medium when:
• You use parental DG44 or DXB11 CHO cells (dhfr-)

Dry Media Formulations
Gibco® liquid media are available in an AGT™ (Advanced Granulation Technology) dry media format that is designed to provide increased consistency and productivity across all stages of production from development to commercial manufacturing. AGT™ media are manufactured animal origin-free with the same complete, serum-free, protein-free, chemically-defined formulation and performance as their liquid media counterparts.

Design Your Own Media Specific to Your Needs
Whether it’s a bench-level experiment or large scale biomanufacturing process, we offer specialized formats, packaging, and quality levels specific to your needs. With Gibco® cGMP Media Custom Services you can put the manufacturing power and years of technical experience of our R&D and Bioproduction Application Specialists to work for you.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Form: Liquid
Format: Bottle(s)
Species: Hamster
Cell Line: CHO
Glutamine: No Glutamine
Serum Level: Serum-Free
Concentrated: 1 X
Culture Type: Suspension Cell Culture
Product Size: 6 x 1,000 mL
Classification: Animal Origin-Free, Chemically Defined, Protein-Free, Serum-Free
Endotoxin Level: Low
Volume (Metric): 6 x 1 L
Included Antibiotics: No antibiotics
Phenol Red Indicator: No Phenol Red
Sodium Pyruvate Additive: Sodium Pyruvate
Sodium Bicarbonate Buffer: Sodium Bicarbonate
Green Features: Fewer resources used, Less waste

Contents & storage

Store in refrigerator (2–8°C) and protect from light.

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