BG-11 Media, optimized for cyanobacteria This product, and/or its packaging, incorporates one or more environmental/green features. Click on this icon to learn more.

Catalog number:  A1379901

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Gibco® BG-11 Media is optimized for the growth and maintenance of select Cyanobacteria including Synechococcus elongates. The formulation comes ready-to-use at 1X to let you avoid laborious media preparation steps.

Each Gibco® BG-11 Media comes in the award winning Gibco® bottle designed for easier use in the biosafety cabinet, minimizing the risk of contamination, and helps you perform cell culture more consistently. Together, the superior packaging and quality, greater reliability, and improved consistency in Cyanobacteria culture, results in better overall efficiency and more robust data (Fig. 1, 2).

For Research Use Only. Not intended for human or animal therapeutic or diagnostic use.


Form: Liquid
Preparation Method: None (Ready-to-Use)
Product Size: 1 L
Target Organism Class: S. elongatus
Green Features: Sustainable packaging
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature

Contents & storage

Gibco® BG-11 Growth Media contains:

•  1 L Gibco® BG-11 Media — Store at 4 °C


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