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M0894 Sigma-Aldrich

Minimum Essential Medium Eagle

Alpha Modification, with L-glutamine and sodium pyruvate, without ribonucleosides, deoxyribonucleosides and sodium bicarbonate, powder, suitable for cell culture

Synonym: MEM

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Properties

Related Categories Cell Culture, Cell Culture Media, Classical Media and Salts, Core Bioreagents, Life Science Reagents for Cell Culture,
form   powder
application(s)   cell culture | mammalian: suitable
components   Earle’s salts (5% CO2): yes
L-glutamine: yes
stable glutamine: no
HEPES: no
phenol red: yes
Hanks’ salts (2% CO2): no
glucose: yes
NaHCO3: no
sodium pyruvate: yes
shipped in   ambient
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

General description

This is the most enriched variation of the MEM formulation offered. It contains all 21 normal amino acids, some at increased concentrations. In addition, it contains 5 additional vitamins.

Quantity

Formulated to contain 10.1 grams of powder per liter of medium.

Reconstitution

Supplement with 2.2 g/L sodium bicarbonate.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

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Protocols & Articles

Protocols

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