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L-Glutamine (200 mM)

Catalog number:  25030149

Related applications:

Mammalian Cell Culture

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Description

L-Glutamine is an amino acid that is required for cell culture. L-Glutamine participates in the formation of purine and pyrimidine nucleotides, amino sugars, glutathione, L-glutamate, and other amino acids, as well as in protein synthesis and glucose production. Unlike most other amino acids, L-glutamine is not stable in solution. The rate at which degradation proceeds is a function of time, temperature, and pH. Gibco® L-glutamine is a ready-to-use 200 mM stock solution that acts as a cell culture supplement. The optimal concentration is dependent upon the cell type and medium used to culture the cells, but generally falls in the range of 2–6 mM.

We also offer Gibco® GlutaMAX™ Supplement as a stable alternative to L-glutamine.

Dual-site cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® L-glutamine 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. For supply chain continuity, we offer an identical Gibco® L-glutamine product made in our Grand Island facility (25030-081). This facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standards.
For Research Use or Further Manufacturing. Not for diagnostic use or direct administration into humans or animals.

Specifications

Concentration: 100 X
Product Type: Supplement
Shipping Condition: Dry Ice
Form: Liquid
Glutamine: L-Glutamine
Shelf Life: 24 Months
Quantity: 20mL
Cell Type: Mammalian

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: -5 to -20°C. Protect from light.
Shipping conditions: Frozen
Shelf life: 24 months from date of manufacture