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Horse Serum

Donor herd, USA origin, sterile-filtered, suitable for cell culture, suitable for hybridoma

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Synonym(s):
HS, equine sera, equine serum, horse sera, sera, serum
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.71

biological source

horse serum

Quality Level

sterility

sterile-filtered

form

liquid

composition

Hemoglobin, ≤20 mg/dL

origin

USA origin

technique(s)

cell culture | hybridoma: suitable
cell culture | mammalian: suitable

impurities

≤10 EU/mL Endotoxin

shipped in

dry ice

storage temp.

−20°C

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General description

Horse serum produced from adult horses is homogenous and has low levels of polyamine oxidase. It is metabolically stable and promotes cell proliferation. Horse sera is an alternate to bovine serum and is a source of growth factors and hormones.

Application

Horse Serum has been used as a supplement in culture medium in pheochromocytoma cell culture, cortical slice cultures, retinal cells and myotubes.

Other Notes

Donor Horse Serum is collected from controlled donor herds located in the USA. Horse serum contains high protein and low trace metals compared to Fetal Bovine Serum. Donor Horse Serum is suitable for use in diagnostic assays, as a supplement in mycoplasma growth and assay media and for culturing hematopoietic stem cells and neuronal cells.

Preparation Note

Collected from a controlled herd.

Storage Class

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

ppe

Eyeshields, Gloves


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