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Minimum Essential Medium Eagle

With Hanks′ salts, L-glutamine and sodium bicarbonate, liquid, sterile-filtered, suitable for cell culture

Synonym: MEM

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Related Categories Cell Culture, Cell Culture Media, Classical Media and Salts, Core Bioreagents, General Reagents,
Quality Level   PREMIUM
sterility   sterile-filtered
form   liquid
impurities   endotoxin, tested
suitability   suitable for cell culture
components   Hanks’ salts (2% CO2): yes
sodium pyruvate: no
phenol red: yes
glucose: no
HEPES: no
NaHCO3: yes
Earle’s salts (5% CO2): no
L-glutamine: yes
stable glutamine: no
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

General description

Modification of the original MEM formulation. Earle's salts have been replaced with Hanks' salts. Since the bicarbonate concentration is substantially lower, this medium has a substantially reduced buffering capacity.

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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