Product Classification : hES/iPSC Culture Media / ReagentsResearch Theme : ES/iPS cells
- Human recombinant bFGF (FGF-2 Basic Fibroblast growth factor)
- Optimized for human ES and iPS cell culture
- Each lot functionally tested in iPS cell culture
- Affordable pricing
bFGF is an essential product when you prepare human ES cell and iPS cell culture medium. The growth factor is necessary for the cells to remain in undifferentiated state. * It is typically used at concentration of 4-5ng/ml for both feeder dependent and feeder free culture. Function tests for pluripotency of stem cells are conducted.
Store at -80 degC for long time storage.
|Molecular Mass||The 146 amino acid residue recombinant protein has a molecular mass of approximately 16.0K|
|Buffer||10 mM Tris-HCL, 1mM DTT, 2M NaCL, pH7.5|
|Filtered||0.22 μm filter|
|Purity||＞97%, as determinded by SDS-PAGE and visualized by CBB stain|
|Activity||The biologocal activity of recombinant human FGF basic was monitored in a mitogenic assay by WST8|
Safety Data Sheet
The culture procedures for human iPS cells
Instruction movies for human iPS cell culture procedure with ReproCELL's culture reagents.
Chapter 1: Human iPSC colony morphology
Morphology of human iPS cell colonies is important to judge the condition of the culture. Colonies in a good condition show high cell density inside.
Chapter 2: Seeding feeder cells
The plating density of feeder cells is important for human iPS cell culture.
Chapter 3: Passaging human iPS cells
Dissociation Solution for human ES/iPS Cells (CTK solution) makes it possible to passage human iPS cells very easily and successfully with excellent cell viability. Colonies can be divided to appropriate size for passaging just by incubation and pipetting.
Chapter 4: Freezing and thawing human iPS cells
It is possible to cryopreserve human iPS cells at high cell viability by using Freezing Medium for human ES/iPS Cells. This method ulitizes vitrification which minimizes the damage to the cryopreserved cells. It is important to freeze and thaw the cells quickly.
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Feeder-Dependent Culture Reagents
|RCHEMD001||Primate ES cell medium (500mL)||Ask|
|RCHEMD001A||Primate ES cell medium (500mL) x5||Ask|
|RCHEMD001B||Primate ES cell medium (500mL) x5 & bFGF(25ug) pack||Ask|
ReproStem（500mL）x5 & bFGF（25ug）pack
|RCHECK002||Primate ES cell culture kit||Ask|
Feeder-Free Culture Reagents
|RCHEMD006B||ReproFF2（500mL） x3 & bFGF(25μL） pack||Ask|
|RCHEMD004B||ReproFF（500mL） x5 & bFGF(25μL） pack||Ask|
Othe Culture Reagents
|RCHETP002||Dissociation solution for human ES/iPS cells（30mL）||Ask|
|RCHEFM001||Freezing medium for human ES/iPS cells（25mL）||Ask|