MesenCult™ MSC Basal Medium (Human)

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Basal Medium for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

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MesenCult™ MSC Basal Medium (Human) 450 mL
MesenCult™ MSC Basal Medium (Human) is a standardized basal medium designed to be supplemented with the MesenCult™ Mesenchymal Stem Cell Stimulatory Supplement (Human; Catalog #05402) for the in vitro culture of human mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). MesenCult™ MSC Basal Medium is a component of the MesenCult™ Proliferation Kit (Human; Catalog #05411), the MesenCult™ Osteogenic Stimulatory Kit (Human; Catalog #05404) for differentiating human MSCs into osteogenic progenitors, and is also available separately.
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MesenCult™ MSC Basal Medium (Human) Basal medium for human mesenchymal stem cells 05401 450 mL 47.00 USD      
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Application: Colony assays & quantification, Differentiation, Expansion
Product Type: Specialized cell culture media
Recommended For:
• Use with MesenCult™ Mesenchymal Stem Cell Stimulatory Supplements (Human; Catalog #05402) for the expansion of human mesenchymal stem cells and their enumeration using the CFU-F assay
Accessory Products:
• MesenCult™ Mesenchymal Stem Cell Stimulatory Supplements (Human; Catalog #05402)
• MesenCult™ Proliferation Kit (Human; Catalog #05411)
• MesenCult™ Osteogenic Stimulatory Kit (Human; Catalog #05404)
• EasySep™ Human CD271 Positive Selection Kit (Catalog #18659)
• RosetteSep™ Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Enrichment Cocktail (Catalog #15128/15168)
• L-glutamine (Catalog #07100)
Area of Interest: Mesenchymal stem cell research, Stem cell biology
Cell Type: Mesenchymal stem cells
Medium Type: Liquid
Popular Product Line: MesenCult™
Species: Human

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This product has been used in:

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  3. Avital Mendelson et al. Chondrogenesis by chemotactic homing of synovium, bone marrow, and adipose stem cells in vitro.FASEB J 25 (10) 3496-3504 (October 2011)
  4. Elisa Ciraci et al. Adult human circulating CD34???Lin???CD45???CD133??? cells can differentiate into hematopoietic and endothelial cells.Blood 118 (8) 2105-2115 (June 29, 2011)
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  7. Rosa Ya??ez et al. Prostaglandin E2 plays a key role in the immunosuppressive properties of adipose and bone marrow tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells.Exp Cell Res 316 (19) 3109-3123 (November 15, 2010)
  8. Caroline Seebach et al. Comparison of six bone-graft substitutes regarding to cell seeding efficiency, metabolism and growth behaviour of human mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) in vitro.Injury 41 (7) 731-738 (July 2010)
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  11. Simon C Pitchford et al. Troubleshooting: Quantification of mobilization of progenitor cell subsets from bone marrow in vivo.J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 61 (2) 113-121 (February 4, 2010)
  12. Kim Chi T Bui et al. Recovery of multipotent progenitors from the peripheral blood of patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support.Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181 (3) 226-237 (February 1, 2010)
  13. Maria Antonietta Avanzini et al. Generation of mesenchymal stromal cells in the presence of platelet lysate: a phenotypic and functional comparison of umbilical cord blood- and bone marrow-derived progenitors.Haematologica 94 (12) 1649-1660 (December 2009)
  14. Pablo Menendez et al. Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells from infants with MLL-AF4+ acute leukemia harbor and express the MLL-AF4 fusion gene.J Exp Med 206 (13) 3131-3141 (December 21, 2009)
  15. Florian H Seeger et al. CXCR4 expression determines functional activity of bone marrow-derived mononuclear cells for therapeutic neovascularization in acute ischemia.Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29 (11) 1802-1809 (November 2009)
  16. Erik J Woods et al. Optimized cryopreservation method for human dental pulp-derived stem cells and their tissues of origin for banking and clinical use.Cryobiology 59 (2) 150-157 (October 2009)
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  21. Nadia Sessarego et al. Multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells from amniotic fluid: solid perspectives for clinical application.Haematologica 93 (3) 339-346 (March 2008)
  22. Activation of Epac stimulates integrin-dependent homing of progenitor cells.Blood 111 (5) 2640-2646 (March 1, 2008)
  23. Elisabetta Traggiai et al. Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells induce both polyclonal expansion and differentiation of B cells isolated from healthy donors and systemic lupus erythematosus patients.Stem Cells 26 (2) 562-569 (February 2008)
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  27. Wolfgang Wagner et al. Molecular and secretory profiles of human mesenchymal stromal cells and their abilities to maintain primitive hematopoietic progenitors.Stem Cells 25 (10) 2638-2647 (October 2007)
  28. Federica Benvenuto et al. Human mesenchymal stem cells promote survival of T cells in a quiescent state.Stem Cells 25 (7) 1753-1760 (July 2007)
  29. Rosa Yanez et al. Adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells have in vivo immunosuppressive properties applicable for the control of the graft-versus-host disease.Stem cells (Dayton, Ohio) 24 (11) 2582-2591 (November 2006)
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  33. Anna Corcione et al. Human mesenchymal stem cells modulate B-cell functions.Blood 107 (1) 367-372 (January 1, 2006)
  34. Andrea Bacigalupo et al. T-cell suppression mediated by mesenchymal stem cells is deficient in patients with severe aplastic anemia.Exp Hematol 33 (7) 819-827 (July 2005)
  35. Jee-Hyung Lee et al. Contribution of human bone marrow stem cells to individual skeletal myotubes followed by myogenic gene activation.Exp Cell Res 307 (1) 174-182 (July 1, 2005)
  36. M. Mattioli-Belmonte et al. Mesenchymal Stem Cells on Plasma-Deposited Acrylic Acid Coatings: An In Vitro Investigation to Improve Biomaterial Performance in Bone ReconstructionJournal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers 20 (4) 343-360 (July 1, 2005)
  37. C G Steward et al. High peripheral blood progenitor cell counts enable autologous backup before stem cell transplantation for malignant infantile osteopetrosis.Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 11 (2) 115-121 (February 2005)
  38. Libuse Tauchmanova et al. Short-term zoledronic acid treatment increases bone mineral density and marrow clonogenic fibroblast progenitors after allogeneic stem cell transplantation.The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 90 (2) 627-634 (February 2005)
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  40. Joachim Oswald et al. Mesenchymal stem cells can be differentiated into endothelial cells in vitro.Stem Cells 22 (3) 377-384 (2004)
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Background References:

  1. M Dominici et al. Minimal criteria for defining multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells. The International Society for Cellular Therapy position statement.Cytotherapy 8 (4) 315-317 (2006)

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MesenCult™ Proliferation Kit (Human) Medium for Detection of CFU-F and Expansion of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells 05411
MesenCult™-SF Culture Kit Defined, Serum-Free Culture Kit for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells 05429
MesenCult™-XF Medium Defined, Xeno-Free Medium for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells 05420
RosetteSep™ Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Enrichment Cocktail Immunodensity Negative Selection Cocktail 15128
EasySep™ Human CD271 Selection Kit Immunomagnetic Positive Selection Kit 18659
MesenCult™-ACF Dissociation Kit Dissociation Kit for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells 05426

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