RPMI 1640 Media Formulation Comparison

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Vendor Caisson Thermo Corning Sigma
Catalog Number RPL03 11875 10-040 R8758
Ingredients (mg/L except where noted otherwise)    
Glycine 10 10 10 10
L-Arginine 200 200 200 200
L-Asparagine 0.38 mM 0.38 mM 0.38 mM 0.38 mM
L-Aspartic Acid 20 20 20 20
L-Cystine 2HCl 65 65 65.2 65.2
L-Glutamic Acid 20 20 20 20
L-Glutamine 300 300 300 300
L-Histidine 15 15 15 15
L-Hydroxyproline 20 20 20 20
L-Isoleucine 50 50 50 50
L-Leucine 50 50 50 50
L-Lysine Hydrochloride 40 40 40 40
L-Methionine 15 15 15 15
L-Phenylalanine 15 15 15 15
L-Proline 20 20 20 20
L-Serine 30 30 30 30
L-Threonine 20 20 20 20
L-Tryptophan 5 5 5 5
L-Tyrosine 0.11 mM 0.11 mM 0.11 mM 0.097 mM
L-Valine 20 20 20 20
Biotin 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Choline Chloride 3 3 3 3
D-Calcium Pantothenate 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25
Folic Acid 1 1 1 1
Niacinamide 1 1 1 1
Para-Aminobenzoic Acid 1 1 1 1
Pyridoxine Hydrochloride 1 1 1 1
Riboflavin 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Thiamine Hydrochloride 1 1 1 1
Vitamin B12 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005
i-Inositol 35 35 35 35
Calcium Nitrate (Ca(NO3)2 4H2O) 100 100 100 100
Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) (anhyd.) 48.84 48.84 48.8 48.8
Potassium Chloride (KCl) 400 400 400 400
Sodium Bicarbonate (NaHCO3) 2000 2000 2000 2000
Sodium Chloride (NaCl) 6000 6000 6000 6000
Sodium Phosphate Dibasic (Na2HPO4) anhydrous 800.7 800 800.7 800
D-Glucose (Dextrose) 2000 2000 2000 2000
Glutathione (reduced) 1 1 1 1
Phenol Red 5 5 5 5.3

 

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