RPMI 1640 Medium
containing L-Glutamine and NaHCO3; for laboratory use
RPMI 1640 is used as growth and maintenance medium in cell cultures, especially applicable for lymphocyte cultures. Sterilised through filtration. Control tests of RPMI 1640 include sterility, pH (7.2 ± 0.2), osmolarity (270-300 mOsmol/l, suitability for cell cultures. On customer’s demand, the following modifications of RPMI 1640 medium can be prepared:
Packaging: bottle, containing 100, 250 or 500 ml of solution
Use-by period: 6 months
Storage: 2°C – 8°C.