Sodium Pyruvate (100 mM)

Sodium Pyruvate is a supplement for cell culture media. It is commonly used as a carbon source in addition to glucose in a final concentration of 1 mM.

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100 ml


+2 °C to +8 °C





Sodium Pyruvate can be added to cell culture media as an additional, easily accessible carbohydrate source in the cultivation of cells. Especially for rapidly growing cells, such as tumor cells, sodium pyruvate can be added to the growth medium. This solution is prepared in cell culture grade water. The final concentration of sodium pyruvate used in most cell culture medium applications is 1 mM.

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