Cell Culture

Serum Cross Reference Tables

Use the cross reference tables below to determine which Sigma-Aldrich® products will be right for you.

Fetal Bovine Serum processed by Sigma-Aldrich is triple 0.1µm filtered.

Invitrogen™/GIBCO® | Hyclone | Mediatech | Lonza BioWhittaker® | Biomeda | Fisher


Invitrogen Comparison Table
Invitrogen/GIBCO Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
10082-139 F4135 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
10082-147 F4135 500ml Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
10437-028 F0926 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
10437-036 (1L pkg size) F0926 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
10438-026 12306C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum from USDA approved countries, Heat Inactivated, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, non-USA origin
12676-011 F6765 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Charcoal Stripped
12676-029 F6765 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Charcoal Stripped
16000-036 F2442 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
16000-044 F2442 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
16050-122 H1270 500ML Horse Serum Donor herd, USA origin, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
16050-130 H1270 100ML Horse Serum Donor herd, USA origin, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
16110-082 C5405 500ML Chicken Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16120-107 R4505 500ML Rabbit Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16140-063 F4135 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16140-071 F4135 500ml Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16170-078 B9433 500ML Bovine Serum, Adult USA Origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16210-064 G6767 100ML Goat Serum Donor Herd USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
16210-072 G6767 500ML Goat Serum Donor Herd USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
26010-066 N4762 100ML Newborn Calf Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
26050-070 H1138 100ML Horse Serum Donor Herd, Heat inactivated, USA origin, cell culture tested
26050-088 H1138 500ML Horse Serum Donor Herd, Heat inactivated, USA origin, cell culture tested
26140-079 F6178 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Qualified, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
26140-095 12103C 1000ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, cell culture tested
26400-036 F0392 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Dialyzed by ultrafiltration against 0.15 M NaCl, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
26400-044 F0392 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Dialyzed by ultrafiltration against 0.15 M NaCl, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
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Hyclone Comparison Table
Hyclone No. Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
SH30068.03 F6765 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Charcoal Stripped
SH30070.02 F2442 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
SH30070.02HI F4135 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30070.03 F2442 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
SH30070.03HI F4135 500ml Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30070.03IH 12176C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Sourced in USA, heat inactivated, gamma irradiated by SER-TAIN™ Process, Frozen Serum
SH30070.03IR 12107C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum ?-irradiated by SER-TAIN® process, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30071.02HI F4135 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30071.03 F6178 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Qualified, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30071.03HI F4135 500ml Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30071.03IH 12176C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Sourced in USA, heat inactivated, gamma irradiated by SER-TAIN™ Process, Frozen Serum
SH30072.02 C8056 100ML Calf Serum from formula-fed bovine calves, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, iron supplemented
SH30072.03 C8056 500ML Calf Serum from formula-fed bovine calves, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, iron supplemented
SH30072.04 12138C 1000ML Bovine Calf Serum Iron-Fortified, USA origin, from formula-fed bovine calves, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30073.03 12133C 500ML Bovine Calf Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30074.02 H1270 100ML Horse Serum Donor herd, USA origin, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
SH30074.03 H1270 500ML Horse Serum Donor herd, USA origin, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
SH30074.03HI H1138 500ML Horse Serum Donor Herd, Heat inactivated, USA origin, cell culture tested
SH30079.03 F0392 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Dialyzed by ultrafiltration against 0.15 M NaCl, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30088.03 F6178 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Qualified, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30088.03IH 12176C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Sourced in USA, heat inactivated, gamma irradiated by SER-TAIN™ Process, Frozen Serum
SH30088.03IR 12107C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum ?-irradiated by SER-TAIN® process, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30396.02 F1051 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum, Canada origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30396.02HI* F4135* 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30396.03 F1051 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum, Canada origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SH30396.03HI* F4135* 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SV30014.03 F0926 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
SV30014.03HI 12306C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum from USDA approved countries, Heat Inactivated, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, non-USA origin
*possible alternative, F4135 is USA origin
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Mediatech Comparison Table
Mediatech No. Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
MT35060CI H4522 100ML Human Serum from human male AB plasma, sterile-filtered
MTT35010CV F0926 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
MTT35011CV 12306C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum from USDA approved countries, Heat Inactivated, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, non-USA origin
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Lonza BioWhittaker Comparison Table
Lonza BioWhittaker No. Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
BW14401F 12133C 500ML Bovine Calf Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
BW14501F F2442 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
BW14502E F0926 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
BW14502F F0926 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum USDA approved, non-USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
BW14503E F4135 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum Heat Inactivated, USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
BW14507F 12306C 500ML Fetal Bovine Serum from USDA approved countries, Heat Inactivated, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, non-USA origin
BW14901E F2442 100ML Fetal Bovine Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested, hybridoma tested
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Biomeda Comparison Table
Biomeda No. Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
BMES1010 R4505 500ML Rabbit Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
BMES1037 12133C 500ML Bovine Calf Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
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Fisher Comparison Table
Fisher No. Sigma-Aldrich Product No. Pkg Size Product Description
BP2657100 H4522 100ML Human Serum from human male AB plasma, sterile-filtered
NC9576125 N4637 500ML Newborn Calf Serum USA origin, sterile-filtered, cell culture tested
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