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StableCell Ham′s F-12

With stable glutamine and sodium bicarbonate, liquid, sterile-filtered, suitable for cell culture

Synonym: Ham’s F-12, Nutrient Mixture F-12 Ham



Related Categories Cell Culture, Cell Culture Media, Classical Media and Salts, Core Bioreagents, DMEM/Nutrient Mixture F-12 Ham (DMEM F12),
sterility   sterile-filtered
form   liquid
application(s)   cell culture | mammalian: suitable
impurities   Endotoxin, tested
components   HEPES: no
phenol red: yes
stable glutamine: yes
sodium pyruvate: 0.11 g/L
NaHCO3: yes
shipped in   ambient
storage temp.   2-8°C



Developed for growth of primary rat hepatocytes and rat prostate epithelial cells. Also used in a clonal toxicity assay using CHO cells.

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This Nutrient Mixture F-12 Hams differs from the original formula, because it is supplemented with L-alanyl-L-glutamine dipeptide. Glutamine is notoriously unstable in cell culture. This dipeptide provides a more stable form of glutamine for use in cell cultures.

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