Hanks’ Balanced Salt Solution (HBSS) is used for a variety of cell culture applications, such as washing cells before dissociation, transporting cells or tissue samples, diluting cells for counting, and preparing reagents. Formulations with calcium and magnesium are generally used as transport media, or for reagent preparation.
We offer a variety of Gibco® HBSS formulations for a range of cell culture applications.
This HBSS is modified as follows:
|• Calcium||• Phenol Red|
|• Sodium Bicarbonate|
The complete formulation is available.
cGMP Manufacturing and Quality System
Gibco® HBSS is manufactured at a cGMP compliant facility, located in Grand Island, New York. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to ISO 13485 standards. For supply chain continuity, we offer an identical Gibco® HBSS product made in our Scotland facility (14065-049). This facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standard.
|Inorganic Salts:||Calcium, Magnesium|
|Osmolality:||270 – 305 mOsm/kg|
|Phenol Red Indicator:||No Phenol Red|
|Product Size:||500 mL|
|Sodium Pyruvate Additive:||No Sodium Pyruvate|
|pH Range:||6.7 – 7.8|
|Green Features:||Sustainable packaging|
|Shipping Condition:||Room Temperature|
Contents & storage
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 36 months from date of manufacture