Patent Number: 6,309,862

Title: Methionine containing animal cell culture medium and its use

Abstract: A nutrient medium for protein producing cells, characterized in that said medium consists essentially of the following components: a physiological saline containing Ca.sup.2+, K.sup.+, Mg.sup.2+ and Na.sup.+, an energy source, a pH buffer and methionine in an amount of 0.015-2.0 g/liter, and optionally antibiotics. The invention further relates to use of the nutrient medium for cells and human leukocytes.

Inventors: Jarekrans; Mats (Ume.ang., SE), Olovsson; Hans (Sundsvall, SE)

Assignee: Bionative AB

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/56 (20060101); C12N 5/06 (20060101); C12N 005/00 (); C12P 021/04 (); C12P 021/06 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018