MES solution

suitable for, BioPerformance Certified, 1 M, suitable for cell culture

2-(N-Morpholino) ethanesulfonic acid
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Pricing and availability is not currently available.

Quality Level


BioPerformance Certified
for molecular biology


sterile; 0.2 μm filtered


1 M


cell culture | mammalian: suitable

useful pH range

5.5 - 6.7

cation traces

Fe: <5 ppm


suitable for

storage temp.




InChI key


Related Categories


MES solution has been used to activate microspheres. It has also been used as a component of activating solution to activate carboxyl groups of poly lactic-co-glycolic acid (PLGA).

Other Notes

May form precipitate at low temperatures, heat to redissolve (40 °C for 30 minutes).

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Quantification of Confocal images using LabVIEW for tissue engineering applications
Sfakis L, et al.
Tissue Engineering: Part C, Methods, 22(11), 1028-1037 (2016)
Ariel Rodriguez-Frandsen et al.
Journal of virology, 94(4) (2019-11-30)
Influenza A virus (IAV) is a human respiratory pathogen that causes yearly global epidemics, as well as sporadic pandemics due to human adaptation of pathogenic strains. Efficient replication of IAV in different species is, in part, dictated by its ability...
Development of quantitative suspension array assays for six immunoglobulin isotypes and subclasses to multiple Plasmodium falciparum antigens
Vidal M, et al.
Journal of Immunological Methods, 455, 41-54 (2018)
Saurabh Raj et al.
Biomedical optics express, 3(4), 753-763 (2012-05-11)
Two microparticles were biochemically attached to a red blood cell at diametrically opposite parts and held by optical traps allowing to impose deformations. The cell deformation was monitored from the microscopy images. Raman spectra of the cell under tunable deformations...
Zahraa I Foraida et al.
Acta biomaterialia, 62, 116-127 (2017-08-13)
Development of electrospun nanofibers that mimic the structural, mechanical and biochemical properties of natural extracellular matrices (ECMs) is a promising approach for tissue regeneration. Electrospun fibers of synthetic polymers partially mimic the topography of the ECM, however, their high stiffness...

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