This Grace's Insect Medium is modified as follows:
|• L-glutamine||• Lactalbumin hydrolysate|
|• Sodium bicarbonate|
The complete formulation is available. Grace's Unsupplemented Insect Medium does not contain lactalbumin hydrolysate and yeastolate commonly found in the supplemented version.
For Research Use Only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.
cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® Grace's Unsupplemented Insect Medium is manufactured at a cGMP compliant facility located in Grand Island, New York. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to ISO 13485 and ISO 9001 standards.
Grace's Unsupplemented Insect Medium requires supplementation with 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), 3.33 g/L lactalbumin hydrolysate and 3.33 g/L yeastolate before use as a growth medium. Grace's Unsupplemented Insect Medium requires ambient CO2 in order to maintain physiological pH. Powder forms of Gibco® cell culture medium require sodium bicarbonate supplementation, pH adjustment and filtration at the time of preparation (see protocol for details).