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AmnioMAX™-II Complete Medium (Gibco™)

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium is a fully-supplemented medium developed for the short term culture of human amniotic fluid cells for cytogenetic studies and in vitro diagnostic procedures.

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium features:

• Ready-to-use format
• Quality and performance testing
• Unique, optimized formulation

Ready-to-use format
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium is a frozen, 1X medium, ready to use upon thawing. No supplementation is required. Thawed medium can be stored at 2–8°C for up to ten days.

Quality and performance testing
Every lot of Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium is performance tested by a certified US reference cytogenetics laboratory to ensure consistently superior performance. Pooled primary human amniotic fluid samples are cultured for six days in Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium before measuring the total number of colonies and total number of mitotic colonies. In addition, each lot is tested for sterility, pH and osmolality.

Unique, optimized formulation
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium contains Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), gentamicin, and L-glutamine to maximize cell attachment and growth. This optimized medium also has an enhanced buffering system that provides greater pH stability during culture manipulations.

Product Use
For in vitro diagnostic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ - II Complete Medium 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.

AmnioMAX™ C-100 Basal Medium (Gibco™)

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Basal Medium is part of a kit used to prepare a fully-supplemented Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium developed for the short term culture of human amniotic fluid cells for cytogenetic studies and in vitro diagnostic procedures.

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium features:

• Easy-to-use format
• Quality and performance testing
• Unique, optimized formulation

Easy-to-use format
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium is a two-part kit for preparation of a complete medium that requires no additional supplementation. The complete medium can be stored at 2–8°C for up to ten days.

Quality and performance testing
Every lot of Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium is performance tested by a certified US reference cytogenetics laboratory to ensure consistently superior performance. Pooled primary human amniotic fluid samples are cultured for six days in Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium before measuring the total number of colonies and total number of mitotic colonies. In addition, each lot is tested for sterility, pH and osmolality.

Unique, optimized formulation
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium contains Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), gentamicin, and L-glutamine to maximize cell attachment and growth. This optimized medium also has an enhanced buffering system that provides greater pH stability during culture manipulations.

Product Use
For in vitro diagnostic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Basal Medium 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.

MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium (Gibco™)

Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium is a fully-supplemented medium developed for the short term culture of bone marrow and other hematopoietic cells for cytogenetic studies and in vitro diagnostic procedures.

Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium features:

• Superior performance
• Ready-to-use format
• Quality and performance testing
• Unique, optimized formulation

Superior performance
Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium outperforms other commercially available media containing Giant Cell Tumor (GCT) conditioned media, providing consistent performance with a higher mitotic index and superior chromosomal morphology (learn more about the superior performance of MarrowMAX™ medium here).

Ready-to-use format
Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium is a frozen, 1X medium, ready to use upon thawing. No supplementation is required. Thawed medium can be stored at 2–8°C for up to 60 days.

Quality and performance testing
Every lot of Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium is performance tested by a certified US reference cytogenetics laboratory to ensure consistently superior performance. Bone marrow cells from the aspirate of a normal adult donor are cultured for 24 hours in Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium before measuring the mitotic index and chromosome banding resolution. In addition, each lot is tested for sterility, pH, osmolality, mycoplasma and endotoxin.

Unique, optimized formulation
Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium is an optimized RPMI 1640 medium, supplemented with Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), gentamicin, and L-glutamine. It also contains a novel human stromal cell conditioned medium that consists of a unique blend of hematopoietic growth factors. Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium does not contain GCT conditioned medium.

Product Use
For in vitro diagnostic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® MarrowMAX™ Bone Marrow Medium 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.

AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium (Gibco™)

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium is a kit used to prepare a fully-supplemented medium developed for the short term culture of human amniotic fluid cells for cytogenetic studies and in vitro diagnostic procedures.

Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium features:

• Easy-to-use format
• Quality and performance testing
• Unique, optimized formulation

Easy-to-use format
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium is a two-part kit for preparation of a complete medium that requires no additional supplementation. The complete medium can be stored at 2–8°C for up to ten days.

Quality and performance testing
Every lot of Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium is performance tested by a certified US reference cytogenetics laboratory to ensure consistently superior performance. Pooled primary human amniotic fluid samples are cultured for six days in Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium before measuring the total number of colonies and total number of mitotic colonies. In addition, each lot is tested for sterility, pH and osmolality.

Unique, optimized formulation
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium contains Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), gentamicin, and L-glutamine to maximize cell attachment and growth. This optimized medium also has an enhanced buffering system that provides greater pH stability during culture manipulations.

Product Use
For in vitro diagnostic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® AmnioMAX™ C-100 Complete Medium 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.

Chromosome Medium 1A (Gibco™)

Gibco® Chromosome Medium 1A is a complete medium for the culture of lymphocytes isolated from bone marrow for cytogenetic studies. Lymphocytes from peripheral blood can also be cultured in Gibco® Chromosome Medium 1A, with the addition of phytohemagglutinin (PHA). The complete formulation is available.

Product Use
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® Chromosome Medium 1A 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.

PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium (Gibco™)

Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium is a fully-supplemented medium developed for the short-term culture of peripheral blood lymphocytes for cytogenetic studies and in vitro diagnostic procedures.

Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium features:

• Ready-to-use format
• Quality and performance testing
• Classic formulation

Ready-to-use format
Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium is a frozen, 1X medium, ready to use upon thawing. No supplementation is required. Thawed medium can be stored at 2–8°C for up to 14 days.

Quality and performance testing
Every lot of Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium is performance tested by a certified US reference cytogenetics laboratory to ensure consistently superior performance. Peripheral blood lymphocytes from a normal adult donor are cultured for 72 hours in Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium before measuring the mitotic index and chromosome banding resolution. In addition, each lot is tested for sterility, pH, osmolality, and mycoplasma.

Classic formulation
Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium is an optimized RPMI 1640 medium, supplemented with Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), L-glutamine, and phytohemagglutinin (PHA). Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium is based on formulations referenced in the Association for Cytogenetic Technologists Laboratory Manual for the culture of peripheral blood lymphocytes for cytogenetic analysis. The complete formulation is available.

Product Use
For in vitro diagnostic use.

cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® PB-MAX™ Karyotyping Medium 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.