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PBS (10X), pH 7.2 This product, and/or its packaging, incorporates one or more environmental/green features. Click on this icon to learn more.

Catalog number:  70013032

Related applications:

Chromatin Biology

| Mammalian Cell Culture

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Description

Phosphate-buffered saline (PBS) is a balanced salt solution that is used for a variety of cell culture applications, such as washing cells before dissociation, transporting cells or tissue samples, diluting cells for counting, and preparing reagents. PBS is formulated without calcium and magnesium for rinsing chelators from the culture before cell dissociation. Concentrated forms of Gibco® PBS may require pH adjustment at the time of dilution (see protocol for details).

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

This PBS is manufactured as follows:

Without
• Calcium
• Magnesium
• Phenol Red

The complete formulation is available.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® PBS 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 Gibco® PBS product made in our Scotland facility (70011-036). This facility is also registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standard.

Specifications

Classification: Animal Origin-Free
Concentrated: 10 X
Form: Liquid
Green Features: Sustainable packaging
Inorganic Salts: No Calcium,No Magnesium
Osmolality: 2800 - 3200 mOsm/kg
Phenol Red Indicator: No Phenol Red
Product Line: Gibco®
Product Size: 500 mL
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Sodium Pyruvate Additive: No Sodium Pyruvate
pH: pH 7.2
pH Range: 7.1 - 7.3

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: 15-30° C
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 24 months from date of manufacture

Media formulations