Corning™ Matrigel™ Membrane Matrix

Produces a biologically active matrix material resembling the mammalian cellular basement matrix. Corning™ Matrigel™ Membrane Matrix provides a physiologically relevant environment for studies of cell morphology, biochemical function, migration, invasion, and gene expression.

Brand: Corning™

Manufacturer Part Number: 356234

UNSPSC: 12352205

Code: 66

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 0.03000kg

Alerts: Note: Avoid multiple freeze-thaws; do not store in a frost-free freezer

Product Code. 11573620

Quantity Price
1 £ 225.82999999999998 / 5mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 18-05-2017
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Description and Specification


Modification N/A
For Use With (Application) Cell growth and differentiation; metabolism/toxicology studies; invasion assays; in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis assays; in vivo angiogenesis studies and augmentation of tumors in immunosuppresssed mice
Storage Requirements -20°C
Product Type Basement membrane matrix
Source Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm Mouse Tumor
Quantity 5mL

Solubilized basement membrane preparations polymerize at room temperature. 

  • Source: Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm (EHS) mouse tumor
  • Base formulation: Dulbecco's Modified Eagle's Medium with 50μg/mL gentamycin, with or without Phenol Red

 Phenol Red-free is available for assays that require color detection, including fluorescence assays


  • Tested for the ability to promote neurite outgrowth of chick dorsal root ganglia cells
  • Tested and found negative for LDEV/LDHV, bacteria, fungi, and mycoplasma
  • Mouse colonies routinely screened for pathogens via Mouse Antibody Production (MAP) testing
  • Extensive PCR testing is performed to screen for a number of pathogens
  • Protein concentrations determined by Lowry method
  • Endotoxin units measured by Limulus Amoebocyte Lysate assay
  • Matrigel Matrix gel stability tested for a period of 14 days at 37°C
  • Biological activity determined for each lot using a neurite outgrowth assay.