Press Release Summary:
Cell Boost Process Supplement Kit contains 100 g sample of 6 supplements that increase cell productivity in various cell lines. Each supplement is developed through Metabolic Pathway Design(TM) and is chemically-defined with no animal derived components. They provide amino acids, vitamins, lipids, and cholesterol. Supplements aid in fed-batch culture applications by providing concentrated nutrient solutions during mid and late cell culture stages.
Original Press Release:
Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches Versatile Cell Boost Process Supplement Kit
LOGAN, Utah, (June 28, 2007) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, has developed a unique cell culture process optimization kit. The Cell Boost Process Supplement Kit contains a 100 g sample of six unique supplements designed to increase cell productivity in a variety of cell lines. Each supplement is developed through the Metabolic Pathway Design(TM) and is chemically-defined with no animal derived components. They are designed to provide nutrients such as, amino acids, vitamins, lipids, cholesterol, growth factors and glucose in novel combinations and applicable to multiple cell lines. The supplements aid in fed-batch culture applications by providing concentrated nutrient solutions during mid and late cell culture stages. The supplements are customizable to meet particular cell line and process requirements.
The Thermo Scientific product line includes HyClone Serum-Free Media and these Process Supplements for the biopharmaceutical and research markets designed for many key cell lines, including: Chinese hamster ovary (CHO), hybridomas and myelomas, HEK 293, PER.C6(TM) (Crucell NV), insect and viral vaccine (e.g., Vero, MDCK).
Thermo Scientific is part of Thermo Fisher Scientific.
About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With an annual revenue rate of more than $9 billion, we employ 30,000 people and serve over 350,000 customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as environmental and industrial process control settings. Serving customers through two premier brands, Thermo Scientific and Fisher Scientific, we help solve analytical challenges from routine testing to complex research and discovery. Thermo Scientific offers customers a complete range of high-end analytical instruments as well as laboratory equipment, software, services, consumables and reagents to enable integrated laboratory workflow solutions. Fisher Scientific provides a complete portfolio of laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and services used in healthcare, scientific research, safety and education. Together, we offer the most convenient purchasing options to customers and continuously advance our technologies to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, enhance value for customers and fuel growth for shareholders and employees alike. Visit www.thermofisher.com.