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RPMI 1640, with L-glutamine, w/o sodium bicarbonate

RPMI 1640, with L-glutamine, w/o sodium bicarbonate

SKU 0910601-CF
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Product Description

This medium was originally developed by Moore and his colleagues at Roswell Park Memorial Institute (RPMI). It was based on the RPMI 1630 line of media which utilized a bicarbonate buffering system and alterations in the amounts of amino acids and vitamins. RPMI has successfully been used for the cultivation of normal human and neoplastic leukocytes. It is now a popular general purpose medium when properly supplemented.

Application Notes

RPMI 1640 Medium was developed at Roswell Park Memorial Institute in 1966 by Moore and his co-workers. As a modification of McCoy′s 5A Medium, it was formulated to support lymphoblastoid cells in suspension culture, but it has since been shown to support a wide variety of cells that are anchorage dependent. Originally intended to be used with a serum supplement, RPMI 1640 has been shown to support several cell lines in the absence of serum. It has also been widely used in fusion protocols and in the growth of hybrid cells.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Mammalian Cell Culture

Specifications
SKU 0910601-CF
Application Notes RPMI 1640 Medium was developed at Roswell Park Memorial Institute in 1966 by Moore and his co-workers. As a modification of McCoy′s 5A Medium, it was formulated to support lymphoblastoid cells in suspension culture, but it has since been shown to support a wide variety of cells that are anchorage dependent. Originally intended to be used with a serum supplement, RPMI 1640 has been shown to support several cell lines in the absence of serum. It has also been widely used in fusion protocols and in the growth of hybrid cells.
Base Catalog Number 1060120,1060122,1060124
Format Solution
Formulation Details Powder
Media Type RPMI
pH 7.5 - 8.5 (without Sodium Bicarbonate), 7.7 - 8.7 (with Sodium Bicarbonate)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.