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PBS Tablets

Catalog number:  18912014

Related applications:

Mammalian Cell Culture

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Phosphate-buffered saline (PBS) is a balanced salt formulation used for a variety of cell culture applications, such as washing cells before dissociation, transporting cells or tissue, diluting cells for counting, and preparing reagents. PBS is formulated without calcium and magnesium for rinsing chelators from the culture before cell dissociation. Each 5 g Gibco® PBS Tablet should be dissolved in 500 mL of distilled water. The pH will be 7.45 and requires no adjustment.

We offer a variety of Gibco® PBS formulations for a range of cell culture applications.

These PBS Tablets are manufactured as follows:
• Calcium
• Magnesium
• Phenol Red

The complete formulation is available.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Concentrated: 1 X
Form: Solid
Phenol Red Indicator: No Phenol Red
Product Line: Gibco®
Product Size: 100 tablets
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: 15°C to 30°C
Shipping conditions: Room temperature
Shelf life: 36 months from date of manufacture