Fetal Bovine Serum – Optima, Heat Inactivated
$164.75 – $624.00
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Atlanta Biologicals brand Fetal Bovine Serum – Optima is a high-quality FBS grade low in endotoxin and hemoglobin It meets the requirements of most cell lines and is suitable for general applications.
Fetal Bovine Serum – Optima, Heat Inactivated is treated by heat inactivation where serum is exposed to a temperature of 56C for 30 minutes under controlled conditions.
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Cells in culture require a source of nutrition, typically provided by cell culture media. The majority of these media require the addition of animal serum for cells to obtain the proper nutrients for adequate growth and differentiation. Serum is an important source of proteins, lipids, vitamins, amino acids, salts, minerals, attachment factors, growth factors, hormones, and other components essential for cell growth. Fetal Bovine Serum is the preferred serum supplement for cell culture applications due to its high levels of nutrients and optimal combination of growth factors.
All lots of Fetal Bovine Serum – Optima are sterility, virus, and performance tested, and include a biochemical profile. Lots are manufactured from USA origin material following stringent manufacturing and quality control procedures.
- Form: Liquid
- Product Size: 500 ml, 100 ml, 50 ml
- Sterility Testing: Pass
- Cell Culture Testing: Pass
- Biochemical Test Panel: Extended
- Virus Test Panel: Extended
- Suitability: Laboratory research applications
- Shipping conditions: On Dry Ice
- Storage conditions: -5 to -20°C