ITS Solution (Insulin, Transferrin, Selenious Acid) (ATCC® 30-2606)

Product Format 10 mL
Storage Conditions Store medium at 2°C to 8°C. Do not freeze.
Applications

Insulin, Transferrin and Selenious Acid (ITS) have been demonstrated to improve performance in serum-free media. Insulin promotes the uptake of glucose and amino acids. Transferrin is an iron-transport protein, and with selenious acid, supplies essential trace elements normally provided by serum. ITS Solution is free of animal origin.

Comments

Supplied at a 100x concentration. For use, aseptically add 5 mL of ITS solution per 500 mL of medium.

Biosafety Level N/A
Quality Control Specifications

Sterility tests are performed on each lot using current USP methods. pH, osmolality, and mycoplasma tests are also performed as indicated below.

Test*

Specification

pH

2.6 to 3.4

Osmolality

2 to 6 mOsm/kg H2O

Sterility Testing

Pass

Mycoplasma

Negative

*Please consult the Certificate of Analysis for lot-specific test results.