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Cervical Epithelial Growth Kit (ATCC® PCS-480-042)

Product Format frozen 1.0 kit
Storage Conditions -20°C to -80°C
Applications The kit contains components that when added to Cervical Epithelial Cell Basal Medium (ATCC PCS-480-032) create a complete ATCC® Primary Cell Solutions™ culture environment for epithelial cells derived from normal human cervical tissue. The serum-free medium formulation is designed to support normal vaginal epithelial cell morphology as well as promote rapid growth and proliferation. No feeder layers, extracellular matrix proteins or other substrates are required.

The final concentration for each component in complete vaginal epithelial cell growth medium is as follows:

  • HLL: HAS – 500 µg/mL; Linoleic Acid – 0.6 µM; Lecithin – 0.6 µg/mL
  • L-Glutamine: 6 mM
  • Extract P: 0.4%
  • Epinephrine: 1.0 µM
  • rh EGF: 5 ng/mL
  • Hydrocortisone: 100 ng/mL
  • Insulin: 5 µg/mL
  • Transferrin, partially saturated: 5 µg/mL
  • Triiodothyronine: 10 nM
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 Volume: 1 Kit
Sterility Tests: Negative for bacteria, fungi, and yeast
Functional Tests: Rate of proliferation and morphology. A Certificate of Analysis (CoA) is available upon request for each lot of Prostate Epithelial Cell Growth Kit