Gibco™

MEM, glutamine, HEPES, powder

Catalog number: 21011044
Gibco™

MEM, glutamine, HEPES, powder

Catalog number: 21011044
Catalog Number
21011044
also known as 21011-044
Unit Size
50 L
Price (USD)
Price: 606.00
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Minimum Essential Medium (MEM) is one of the most commonly used of all cell culture media. 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. We offer a variety of Gibco™ MEM modifications for a range of cell culture applications. Find the right formulation using the media selector tool.

This MEM is modified as follows:

With Without
• L-glutamine • Sodium Bicarbonate
• Phenol Red
• HEPES

The complete formulation is available.

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. MEM is available with Earle’s salts for use in a CO2 incubator, or with Hanks' salts for use without CO2. This product is made with Earle’s salts.

Product Use
For Research Use Only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco™ MEM is manufactured at a cGMP compliant facility, located in Paisley, Scotland, UK. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standard.

Powder forms of Gibco™ L-15 cell culture medium require pH adjustment and filtration at the time of preparation (see protocol for details).
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Culture Environment
CO2
Cell Type
Mammalian Cells
Classification
Animal Origin-free
Culture Type
Mammalian Cell Culture
Form
Powder
Product Type
Minimum Essential Medium (MEM)
Serum Level
Standard Serum Supplementation
Shelf Life
36 Months
With Additives
Glutamine, HEPES, Phenol Red
Without Additives
No Sodium Bicarbonate, No Sodium Pyruvate
Osmolality
240 - 280 mOsm/kg
pH
5.2 to 5.6
Product Line
Gibco™
Shipping Condition
Room Temperature

Contents & Storage

Storage conditions: 2-8° C.
Shipping conditions: Ambient.
Shelf life: 36 months from date of manufacture.

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