MBM-4/MGM-4 Melanocyte Growth media

  • Cell culture media for growth of melanocytes

MGM™-4 Melanocyte Growth Medium is recommended media for optimal growth and survival of melanocytes in culture.

The SingleQuots includes the following supplements: CaCl2, 1.0 ml; BPE, 2.0 ml; rhFGF-B, 1.0 ml; rh-Insulin, 1.0 ml; Hydrocortisone, 0.5 ml; PMA, 0.5 ml; GA-1000, 0.5 ml; FBS, 2.5 ml.

The basal medium (LO CC-3250) and the SingleQuots (LO CC-4435) can be purchased seperately, or together in a complete melanocyte cell culture system (LO CC-3249).

Endothelin-3 (ET-3) Growth Supplement, an additional growth factor required for adult melanocyte growth, is sold separately to supplement the MGM™-4 BulletKit™ for a complete formulation specifically designed for growing adult melanocytes. ET-3 offers enhanced growth and plating advantages in addition to limiting other cell type contamination in culture.  

Adult melanocytes in MGM™-4 BulletKit™ seen under light microscopy Adult melanocytes in MGM™-4 BulletKit™ seen under light microscopy

Ordering information

Westburg offers this product in The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg,
If you are not located in these countries please visit the Lonza website to find your local distributor.
Cat no. Description
LO CC-3249 MGM-4 Melanocyte BulletKit 500 ml (CC-3250+CC-4435)
LO CC-3250 MBM-4 Basal Melanocyte Growth Medium 500 ml
LO CC-4435 MGM-4 Melanocyte SingleQuots Kit
LO CC-4510 Endothelin-3 (ET-3) Growth Supplement