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McCoy's 5A Medium with L-Glutamine

Catalog #: BE12-688F
McCoy's 5A Medium with L-Glutamine 500mL.


This product will be discontinued by end of 2021.


Product Overview

McCoy's 5A Medium was developed in 1956 to be formulated for the nutritional requirements of Walker 256 carcinoma.  Its unique components include asparagine, 3X normal glucose, amino acids (all L-isomers) and increased folic acid.  

McCoy's 5A Medium is a general purpose medium for primary and established cell lines.   

Shipping: Ambient

Storage: 2-8° Celsius

Shelf life: 1 year 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.

Content & Storage


500 ml bottle

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