Culture with confidence

Great product performance can be made better by convenient features that make it easier for you to do your work. We’re constantly innovating ways to give you the best of both—the performance you need and the convenience you want.

Your research starts with the cell, and what better way to help ensure your cells are being cared for in the best possible way than by supporting them with our premier brands from the start.

See how the Thermo Fisher Scientific trusted brands of Gibco, Invitrogen and Nunc are optimized and evaluated so that you can get improved productivity as well as the  convenience of being able to buy products for almost any step of your research in one place.

Read more about how our media, FBS (sera), and plastics are tested and how we go above and beyond the competition to validate our products with >20+ cells/cell lines, a list we are always expanding to help ensure you have the confidence to culture your cells with Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Paired for productivity

Performance data that drives decisions

We tested the most commonly used cell lines on Thermo Scientific Nunclon Delta surface and Nunclon Sphera surfaces, using Gibco media and FBS, and did a side-by-side comparison with the leading competitor. See for yourself how cells thrive in Nunc cell culture plastics. See the results

Convenience that delivers efficiency and results in the lab

Great results aren’t the only reason to use our popular cell culture products. They also can help significantly reduce your prep time, lab missteps, and the risk of contamination. Explore our suite of confidence-inspiring convenience products shown below. Better yet, use the links below to request any or all our samples

Discover the power trio

Nunc cell culture plastics, Gibco media and FBS are a proven combination for happy cells—and happy scientists.  Use the links below to access our extensive portfolio of cell culture products.

4 bottles of Gibco Benchstable media along with 2 culture vessels containing media

Believe it or not, media are room temp stable

Gibco Benchstable media are the first of their kind— free from cool, dark places. Keep them right in the cell culture room, without sacrificing performance.

Learn more about all of our room temperature stable products

Join the aliquot-free revolution today

The Gibco One Shot FBS 50 mL bottle is designed to help improve your results and solve challenges that may be slowing down your research.

Learn more about this amazing little bottle

Easy plastics for easier experiments

Thermo Scientific Nunc EasYFlask and EasYDish cell culture plastics were designed for easy handling and were validated with Gibco media.

Learn more about them

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Media Formulation Tool
Find the right Gibco media formulation for DMEM, DMEM/F-12, MEM, and RPMI-1640 media.

Gibco iMatch Sera Lot Matching Tool
Our unique tool can help you find the best match in seconds, Either provide your previous Gibco FBS lot number or answer a few quick questions to find your ideal match..

Switch-to-Nunc Cross-Reference Tool
Find direct replacements for Corning™, Costar™, Falcon™, Eppendorf™, Sarstedt™, and Greinder™ cell culture plastics.

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Browse our comprehensive suite of high-performing Invitrogen Lipofectamine transfection reagents. Shop reagents

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We are committed to delivering products that serve the research needs of our customers, while striving to develop them in a way that minimizes our use of natural resources and our impact on the environment.

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Cell Culture & Transfection Learning Center
Access cell culture and transfection educational resources for better experiment planning and execution.

Media Formulation Tool
Find the right Gibco media formulation for DMEM, DMEM/F-12, MEM, and RPMI-1640 media.

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Cell Culture & Transfection Support Center
Find technical support recommendations for your cell culture and transfection workflows, including tips for experimental setup and in-depth troubleshooting help.

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