Gibco Dulbecco's Modified Eagle Medium: Nutrient Mixture F-12 (DMEM/F-12) is formulated for superior quality, delivers greater reliability, consistency and improved control in mammalian cell culture.
DMEM/F-12 is a widely used basal medium for supporting the growth of many different mammalian cells including MDCK, glial cells, fibroblasts, human endothelial cells, and rat fibroblasts. A 1:1 mixture of DMEM and Ham's F-12, this formulation combines DMEM's high concentrations of glucose, amino acids, and vitamins with F-12's wide variety of components.
We offer a variety of DMEM/F-12 modifications for a range of cell culture applications.
NEW Gibco Human Plasma-like Medium
Gibco Human Plasma-like Medium (HPLM) is a new formulation designed to resemble the natural cellular environment found in the body, mimicking the metabolic profile of human plasma.
- Physiologically relevant - designed to resemble the natural cellular environment found in the body formulated with more than 60 polar metabolites and salt concentrations
- Peer reviewed – extensive research publications completed using HPLM formulation
Choose the right DMEM/F-12
Select the right Gibco DMEM/F-12 for your cell culture. Browse the catalog and you’ll be able to narrow the list according to:
- Glutamine/GlutaMAX supplementation
- Phenol red indicator
- Liquid vs powder format
- Serum supplementation
- Sodium pyruvate additive
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Find the right Gibco DMEM formulation
Use our interactive Media Formulation tool to compare basal media side-by-side. First choose your media, and then choose specific modifications to find the right match for your experiment. Easily compare selected media with the download feature for your future reference.
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