Gibco™

Opti-MEM™ I Reduced Serum Medium

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Catalog number: 31985062
Gibco™

Opti-MEM™ I Reduced Serum Medium

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Catalog number: 31985062
Catalog Number
31985062
Unit Size
100 mL
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Price: 28.16
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500 mL
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10 x 500 mL
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Opti-MEM™ I Reduced-Serum Medium is an improved Minimal Essential Medium (MEM) that allows for a reduction of Fetal Bovine Serum supplementation by at least 50% with no change in growth rate or morphology. Opti-MEM™ I medium is also recommended for use with cationic lipid transfection reagents, such as Lipofectamine™ reagent. Opti-MEM™ I medium can be used with a variety of suspension and adherent mammalian cells, including Sp2, AE-1, CHO, BHK-21, HEK, and primary fibroblasts. We offer a variety of Opti-MEM™ I modifications for a range of cell culture applications.

This Opti-MEM™ I is modified as follows:
With
• L-glutamine
• Phenol Red

The complete formulation is confidential. For more information, please contact Technical Services.

Using Opti-MEM™ I Medium
Opti-MEM™ I Reduced-Serum Medium is a unique medium that contains insulin, transferrin, hypoxanthine, thymidine, and trace elements. These additional components allow for a reduction in serum supplementation by at least 50%. Opti-MEM™ I medium uses a sodium bicarbonate buffer system (2.4 g/L), and therefore requires a 5–10% CO2 environment to maintain physiological pH.

cGMP manufacturing and quality system
Opti-MEM™ I is manufactured at a cGMP-compliant facility located in Grand Island, New York. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to ISO 13485 standards. For supply chain continuity, we offer an identical Opti-MEM™ I product made in our Scotland facility (31985-047). This facility is also registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and certified to the ISO 13485 standard.

Specifications

Cell Line
Sp2, AE-1, CHO, BHK-21, and HEK
Cell Type
Primary Fibroblasts
Classification
Human Origin
Concentration
1 X
Form
Liquid
Product Type
Opti-MEM I
Shelf Life
18 Months From Date of Manufacture
Sterility
Sterile-filtered
With Additives
Glutamine, Phenol Red
Green Features
Sustainable packaging
Product Line
Gibco™, Opti-MEM™
Quantity
100 mL
Shipping Condition
Room Temperature

Contents & Storage

Storage conditions: 2-8°C. Protect from light
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 18 months from date of manufacture