Cell Therapy Systems Hibernate™-E CTS™ Medium

Catalog number:  A1370601

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CTS Hibernate-E Medium is a serum-free, nutrient basal medium for the short-term maintenance of embryonic human tissue in ambient CO2 conditions.

Quick and easy shipment of human tissues
CTS Hibernate-E Medium can be used for shipment of human embryonic tissue such as brain tumors, umbilical cords, and foreskin at ambient temperature using a simple three step process:

1) Collect tissue in a conical tube containing CTS Hibernate-E Medium (brain tumor cells require additional supplements).
2) Ship tissues in CTS Hibernate-E Medium within 24 to 72 hours on cold packs.
3) Transfer received tissues into medium of choice and initiate cultivation.

CTS quality
Gibco CTS products are manufactured at a site that uses methods and controls that conform with cGMP for medical devices, 21 CFR Part 820. Our FDA-registered manufacturing sites are ISO 13485– and ISO 9001–certified.

Accompanied by documentation to support your regulatory filing
Specific intended-use statements, full documentation traceability, and convenient access to our Drug Master File (DMF) are available.

CTS Hibernate-E Medium can be combined with CTS B-27 Supplements to yield a complete medium.

For other applications, we provide alternative formulations of CTS Hibernate Medium and CTS B-27 Supplements.

For established protocols using Hibernate Medium, access our Gibco Neurobiology Protocol Handbook.

View publications using Gibco neurobiology products at our Gibco CellCite.

For Research Use or Non-Commercial Manufacturing of Cell-Based Products for Clinical Research. CAUTION: Not intended for direct administration to humans or animals.


Tests Performed: Cytotoxicity, Endotoxin, Osmolality, Sterility, pH
Cell Type: Neural Cells
Classification: Serum-Free
Product Line: CTS™, Hibernate™
Product Size: 500 mL
Shipping Condition: Ambient

Contents & storage

Store in refrigerator (2–8°C) and protect from light.


Manuals & protocols