Fetal bovine serum (FBS) for more stringent applications
Premium FBS offers the least risk of BSE and lower viral risk. These products meet USP/EP guidelines with up to 96 harmonized quality specification tests that include EMA virus testing, USP/EP mycoplasma, endotoxin, performance, biochemical/hormonal profiling, and Oritain™ fingerprinting. Manufactured using triple 0.1 micron filtration.
||NEW Premium Plus FBS||Premium FBS–
|Endotoxin||≤1 EU/mL||≤5 EU/mL||≤5 EU/mL||≤5 EU/mL|
|9CFR virus testing|
|EMA virus testing (selected lots only)|
|Total protein (30–45 mg/mL)|
|Hemoglobin||≤15 mg/dL||≤30 mg/dL||≤30 mg/dL||≤15 mg/dL|
|Osmolality (280–340 mOsm/kgH20)|
|Fingerprinting technology (origin confirmation)|
|Quality tests per batch||96||90||90||90|
|Origin||United States, Australia, or New Zealand (refer to CoA for specific origin)||Australia||New Zealand||United States|
|Base Cat. Nos.||A4766||10099, 10100||10091, 10093||16000, 10082, A31604, A38400|
|Buy 50 mL, 100 mL, 500 mL, or 1 L||Order now †||Order now||Order now||Order now|
|Buy 50 mL, 100 mL, 500 mL, or 1 L, heat-inactivated||Available upon request||Order now||Available upon request||Order now|
| = testing is performed.
* Additional cell culture proliferation assessment, using 6 widely used cell lines.
† Currently only available in 500 mL bottle.
Gamma-irradiated Premium FBS is available upon request.
For research use or further manufacturing use only. Serum and blood proteins are not for direct administration into humans or animals.