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MCDB-153 (Modified) Medium

with L-Glutamine, 500 mL
SKU: 01-059-1A



Product Overview:

MCDB 153 medium is a modification of Ham's nutrient mixture F-12 designed for the growth of non-transformed cell types in a serum-free formulation. Each subcategory contains supplements optimizing a specific cell type. MCDB 153 medium is specific for human epidermal keratinocyte culture, clonal growth of chicken embryo fibroblasts or Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) cells using low levels of Fetal Bovine Serum Protein (FBSP), a wide array of trace elements or no serum protein.

This MCDB 153 is modified as follows:

  • L-Glutamine
  • Phenol Red
  • Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Sodium Pyruvate
  • With hydrocortisone, T3, testosterone, insulin, transferrin and sodium selenite
  • Glucose

The complete formulation is available.



QTY 4 x 500 mL
Phenol Red Indicator Phenol Red
Storage Conditions 2-8°C
Form Liquid
Sodium Bicarbonate Buffer Sodium Bicarbonate
Sodium Pyruvate Additive with Sodium Pyruvate


Materials Safety Data Sheet

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