Lonza Biowhittaker RPMI 1640 is a general purpose culture medium that can be used for a broad variety of mammalian cell culture applications. It is especially suitable for hematopoietic cells such as human normal and neoplastic leukocytes.
Depending on the cell type RPMI 1640 you have to supplement it with serum, growth factors, cytokines, vitamins and/or amino acids.
All Lonza BioWhittaker® Culture Media are manufactured in accordance with cGMP regulations. The formulations used for standard liquid media products are those recommended by the Tissue Culture Association.
RPMI 1640 Medium was developed for culturing normal human leukocytes. It can be used for suspension and monolayer mammalian cultures.
RPMI 1640 Medium will work with different cell lines. It can also be used with primary cells such as blood/hematopoietic cells.
Storage: 2-8 degrees Celsius
Shelf life: 2 years from date of manufacture
All BioWhittakerTM Cell Culture Media products are for Research Use Only (RUO) and are not approved for human or veterinary use or for use in clinical or in vitro diagnostic procedures. If you require GMP grade media, contact Lonza for more details.
500 ml bottle