FBS, New Zealand Origin

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New Zealand Origin Fetal Bovine Serum

Triple 0.1 um Filtered
Current USP Sterility Tested
Mycoplasma and Virus Tested

New Zealand Fetal Bovine Serum
43613-50 50ml
43613-100 100ml
43613-500 500ml

New Zealand is considered to be the worlds safest and most traceable source for Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). New Zealand has the fewest reported bovine diseases in the world and has been determined to be free from BSE and FMD by the OIE (World Organization for Animal Health). J R Scientific’s New Zealand FBS is aseptically collected, under partneship with a leading New Zealand meat processing company, ensuring the highest quality, continuity of supply and absolute traceability. J R Scientific’s proprietary disposable processing system, from pre-filtration to final aseptic dispensing, eliminates any potential for cross contamination with other products and processes.

Intended Use
For further Manufacturing Use Only. Not intended for Human or Therapeutic Use.

Use Instructions
For use in cell culture media, supplementation ranges from 5-20%. Optimal concentration should be determined by the end user.

Heat Inactivation
Serum may be heat inactivated at 56°C for 30 minutes

Storage and Stability
Store frozen at -40°C to -10°C. Product is stable for 5 years from the date of manufacture if kept at frozen temperature. JRS recommends the product not undergo multiple freeze-thaw cycles, aliquots should be made. Turbidity or flocculent material may be observed upon thawing or prolonged storage at refrigerated temperatures. This is normal in most serum products and not detrimental to its performance.

Finished Product Specifications
Test Specifications
Endotoxin ≤ 10 EU/mL
Hemoglobin (spectrophotometric) ≤ 25 mg/dL
Sterility Testing (current USP) for Bacteria and Fungi Negative for growth
Virus Testing (9CFR 113.53) Not Detected
Bluetonque Not Detected
Bovine Adenovirus Not Detected
Bovine Parvovirus Not Detected
Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus Not Detected
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus Not Detected
Rabies Not Detected
Reovirus Not Detected
Cytopathogenic Agents (IBR) Not Detected
Hemadsorbing Agents (PI3) Not Detected


Not Detected
Large Volume, Direct Culture Not Detected


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