Foetal bovine serum, charcoal stripped, sterile filtered

This sera has reduced levels of hormones and is utilized in receptor or oestrogen studies. This treatment minimizes variability in sera lot-to-lot and normally improves immunoassay utilization.



0.1 micron sterile filtered
Adventitious virus tested
Storage Conditions:-20°C ± 5°C
Heat inactivation is available if desired
Physiochemical constituents measured to ensure lot to lot consistency
Growth performance tested
9CFR tested



Specifications

Osmolality:-------------------- 280-340 mOsm/kg-----------------------------Osmometer
Total Protein:----------------- 3.0-4.5 g/dl-------------------------------------Refractometer
Sterility test:------------------- negative------------------------------------------ USP26-2003
Mycoplasma:------------------negative-------------------------------------------Cell Culture
Cytotoxicity test:--------------negative-------------------------------------------Cell Culture
pH--------------------------------7.0-8.0---------------------------------------------pH Meter
Species identification?---comparable to FBS standard----Immunoelectrophoresis
Hemoglobin level: -----------= 20 mg/dl--------------------------------Spectrophotometric
Appearance: Clear amber liquid-------------------------------------------Visual Inspection
Endotoxin level: --------------= 10 EU/ml---------------------------------------------------LAL

Foetal bovine serum, charcoal...
EQSFBMC
100 mL