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Hanks′ Balanced Salt solution

HBSS Modified, with phenol red, without calcium, without magnesium, liquid


Quality Level


for research or for further manufacturing use






cell culture | mammalian: suitable
cell culture | stem cell: suitable


phenol red: 10.62 mg/L
NaHCO3: 350 mg/L
Hanks’ salts (2% CO2): yes

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General description

The essential function of Hanks′ Balanced Salt solution is to maintain pH as well as osmotic balance. It also provides water and essential inorganic ions to cells.


Hanks′ Balanced Salt Solution (HBSS) is designed for use with cells maintained in non-CO2 atmospheric conditions. For cell dissociation procedures, use HBSS Modified, which is formulated without calcium and magnesium salts.

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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