This McCoy’s 5A Medium Modified is a versatile product suitable for mammalian cell culture. It is specifically formulated for the primary culture of cells from various tissues, making it ideal for a wide range of applications. The modification of amino acids in this medium was initially developed to support liver tumor cells, ensuring its effectiveness and reliability. With its liquid form and sterile filtration, it provides a convenient and contamination-free solution for cell culture. This product is modified, containing sodium bicarbonate but without L-glutamine. It serves as a 5A basal medium to support cell growth and maintenance.
Suitable for mammalian cell culture: McCoy's 5A Medium Modified is specially designed for the cultivation of various types of mammalian cells, providing an optimal environment for their growth, proliferation, and maintenance.
Used for the primary culture of cells from a wide range of tissues: This medium serves as a versatile tool for primary cell culture, allowing researchers to establish and maintain cultures of cells derived from different tissues, including liver tumor cells.
Originally developed to support liver tumor cells by modification of the amino acid: McCoy's 5A Medium Modified was originally formulated to meet the specific requirements of liver tumor cells, offering a modified amino acid composition that supports their growth and study.
Suitable for cell culture: This variant of McCoy's 5A Medium Modified is specifically optimized for general cell culture applications, making it suitable for a wide range of cell lines and experimental studies, beyond the original focus on liver tumor cells.
5A basal medium: McCoy's 5A Medium Modified serves as a versatile basal medium for various cell culture experiments, providing the essential nutrients and components required for cell growth and maintenance.