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Human Melanocyte Growth Supplement (HMGS)

A sterile, concentrated (100X) solution intended for use with Medium 254 or Medium 254CF to culture human epidermal melanocytes. Below is the composition list. The concentrations are proprietary.

Components Molecular Weight Concentration (mg/L) mM
Proteins
Basic FGF confidential n/a
Insulin confidential n/a
Transferrin confidential n/a
Other Components
Bovine Pituitary Extract confidential n/a
DMSO confidential n/a
FBS confidential n/a
Heparin confidential n/a
Hydrocortisone confidential n/a
Phorbol 12-Myristate 13-Acetate confidential n/a

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