Vero, Select (ATCC® CCL-81.2)

Organism: Cercopithecus aethiops  / 

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Organism Cercopithecus aethiops
Product Format frozen
Culture Properties adherent
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Complete Growth Medium

These cells are grown in Eagle's Minimal Essential Medium (ATCC 30-2003), supplemented with:

  • 10% New Zealand fetal bovine serum (Hyclone, Catalog No. SH30406)
Protocol: Remove medium, and rinse with 0.25% trypsin, 0.53 mM EDTA solution. Remove the solution and add an additional 1 to 2 ml of trypsin-EDTA solution. Allow the flask to sit at room temperature (or at 37C) until the cells detach. Add fresh culture medium, aspirate and dispense into new culture flasks.
Subcultivation Ratio: 1:3 to 1:6
Culture Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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