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Fibroblast Basal Medium (ATCC® PCS-201-030)

Product Format 480 ml
Storage Conditions 2 to 8°C; protect from light
Shipping Information room temperature

Fibroblast Basal Medium is a sterile, phenol red-free, liquid tissue culture medium intended for use as one component in a complete ATCC® Primary Cell Solutions™ system. This system is designed to support fibroblasts derived from normal human epidermis. Fibroblast Basal Medium contains essential and non-essential amino acids, vitamins, other organic compounds, trace minerals and inorganic salts.

  1. To support the proliferation and plating efficiency of fibroblasts (e.g., Dermal Fibroblasts, Normal, Human Neonatal [ATCC PCS-201-010], Dermal Fibroblasts, Normal, Human Neonatal, Mitomycin C Treated [ATCC PCS-201-010]), Fibroblast Basal Medium must be supplemented with one of the following kits:
    1. Fibroblast Growth Kit–Serum-Free (ATCC PCS-201-040)
    2. Fibroblast Growth Kit–Low Serum (ATCC PCS-201-041)
  2. Optional media supplements:
    1. Penicillin-Streptomycin-Amphotericin B Solution (ATCC PCS-999-002)
    2. Phenol Red (ATCC PCS-999-001)
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.

Quality Control Specifications

Functional testing: Rate of proliferation and morphology.

pH: 7.4 ± 0.2 

Osmolality 270 ± 10 mOsm
Endotoxin < 0.5 EU/mL