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Leibovitz's L-15 Medium, GlutaMAX™ Supplement This product, and/or its packaging, incorporates one or more environmental/green features. Click on this icon to learn more.

Catalog number:  31415029

Related applications:

Mammalian Cell Culture

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Description

Leibovitz's L-15 Medium supports the growth of HEP-2 monkey kidney cells and primary explants of embryonic and adult human tissue. L-15 is buffered by phosphates and free base amino acids instead of sodium bicarbonate. This medium is designed for supporting cell growth in environments without CO2 equilibration.

This L-15 is modified as follows:

WithWithout
• Galactose• Glucose
• Phenol Red• HEPES
• GlutaMAX™• Sodium Bicarbonate
• Sodium Pyruvate

The complete formulation is available.

Gibco® L-15 with GlutaMAX™ supplement minimizes toxic ammonia build-up and improves cell viability and growth in an easy-to-use format.

Product Intended Use
For in vitro diagnostic use. CAUTION: Not for human or animal therapeutic use. Uses other than the intended use may be a violation of local law.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® L-15 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.

L-15 contains no proteins, lipids, or growth factors. Therefore, L-15 requires supplementation, commonly with 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS).

Specifications

Classification: Animal Origin-Free
Culture Environment: Non-CO2
HEPES Buffer: No HEPES
Osmolality: 300 - 340 mOsm/kg
Product Line: Gibco®, GlutaMAX™
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Sodium Bicarbonate Buffer: No Sodium Bicarbonate
Sodium Pyruvate Additive: Sodium Pyruvate
Supplementation Required: Serum
Volume (Metric): 500 ml
Form: Liquid
Glutamine: GlutaMAX™-I
Phenol Red Indicator: Phenol Red
pH Range: 7.4 - 7.9
Concentration: 1 X
Quantity: 500mL
With Additives: Galactose

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: 2-8° C. Protect from light.
Shipping conditions: Ambient.
Shelf life: 12 months from date of manufacture.

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