Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS), US Origin, Charcoal-Stripped
Charcoal-stripped FBS is used to elucidate the effects of hormones in a variety of in vitro systems. Studies include steroid- receptor binding, steroid regulation of cellular receptors, hormone secretion of various tissues and the function of thyroid hormones. The production procedure includes the use of charcoal and dextran to remove the hormones from the FBS.
Note: The product is for research use only,not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.