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RPMI 1640 Medium

with L-Glutamine
Name SKU Glutamine Size
RPMI 1640 Medium 01-100-1A-04 L-Glutamine 4 x 500 mL
RPMI 1640 Medium 01-100-1A-12 L-Glutamine 12 x 500 mL
RPMI 1640 Medium 01-100-1A-24 L-Glutamine 24 x 500 mL



Product Overview:

RPMI Medium 1640 has been specifically developed for the long-term culture of blood cells, the culture of normal and abnormal human leukocytes (e.g. neoplastic WBC's) and is now used as a general medium (with serum) for hybridoma cultures. Roswell Park Memorial Institute (RPMI) 1640 Medium has also been found suitable for a variety of mammalian cells, including HeLa, Jurkat, MCF-7, PC12, PBMC, astrocytes, and carcinomas. Biological Industries offers a variety of RPMI 1640 Medium modifications for various cell culture applications. 

This RPMI is modified as follows:

  • Phenol Red
  • L-Glutamine

The complete formulation is available.



Glutamine L-Glutamine
Phenol Red Indicator Phenol Red
Storage Conditions 2-8°C
Form Liquid
Sodium Bicarbonate Buffer Sodium Bicarbonate


Materials Safety Data Sheet

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Customer Reviews (5)

Perfect for culturing primary human T cellsReview by Lea Fritz
The medium workes well for culturing primary human T cells and supports proliferation of the cells much more compared to medium from other companies (Posted on 11/3/2022)
reliable productReview by Meichen Liao
Reliable product and good custom service! (Posted on 2/28/2020)
Excellent growth media for mammalian cellsReview by Pallavi G
Very good media. Cells are happy in this growth media (Posted on 6/26/2019)
Useful for pc12 cultureReview by anna Larsson
Works well for PC12 cell culture in combination with FBS and horse serum (Posted on 6/26/2019)
The best for your blood cellsReview by shahar rosenberg
It's the best medium for your blood cells. (Posted on 11/19/2017)

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