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Minimum Essential Medium – Alpha Eagle

Catalog #: BE02-002F

MEM Alpha Eagle with UGI, EBBS, Sodium Pyrovate, Nucleosides and NEAA, with Phenol Red, 500 mL.

This product will not be available in Europe and Africa after 31 December 2021


Product Overview

MEM Alpha was developed in 1971 and differs from standard MEM by containing the following unique components: vitamin B12, ascorbic acid, non-essential amino acids, sodium pyruvate, lipoic acid, and D-biotin. It has been used to culture bone marrow cells and amniotic cells for chromosome analysis.

This medium will work with different cell lines, it can also be used with primary cells such as monocytes and blood/hematopoietic cells.

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.

Find the available formulations of Minimum Essential Medium Eagle (MEM Eagle or E-MEM) in our overview >

Content & Storage


500 ml bottle


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