5006 Sigma-Aldrich


protein from bovine hide, suitable for cell culture



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biological source   protein from bovine hide
sterility   sterile-filtered
assay   99.9%
form   lyophilized
packaging   pkg of 15 mg
suitability   suitable for cell culture
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C


Preparation Note

This product is supplied as a lyophilized powder with 15 mg of bovine collagen. When reconstituted with 5 ml of sterile 0.01 N HCl, a concentration of approximately 3 mg/ml is achieved.

General description

PureCol collagen is approximately 97% Type I with the remainder being comprised of Type III collagen. It is soluble atelo-collagen. It contains high monomer content as measured by gel permeation chromatography.

It is ideal for coating of surfaces and providing preparations of thin layers for culturing cells. PureCol, lyophilized form is not recommended for the formation of a solid gel. PureCol collagen is provided in user-friendly packaging for use and storage. This product is supplied as a sterile lyophilized powder.

Legal Information

PureCol is a trademark of Advanced BioMatrix, Inc.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport


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