MDCK Medium

4Cell®MDCK CD Medium: One Ready-to-Use Medium For All Upstream Steps

Madin-Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells are susceptible to viral infection, including influenza serotypes. Therefore, MDCK cell cultures are increasingly in demand for use in the research and development of new influenza vaccine candidates for human use. 4Cell® MDCK CD is a chemically defined (CD), serum-free, protein-free, animal component-free, hydrolysate-free medium designed to support MDCK cell growth and influenza virus expansion in both research and manufacturing.

4Cell®MDCK CD Medium

MDCK CD Medium: Performance and Scalability

  • 100% chemically defined (CD), serum-free, animal component-free and hydrolysate-free
  • Optimized for both expansion and virus infection of suspension Madin-Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells from bench scale to manufacturing
  • Ready-to-use medium available in liquid and powder format
  • Suitable for research use or manufacturing application

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Application Note

Evaluating Influenza Production in 4Cell® MDCK CD Medium

We designed 4Cell® MDCK CD Medium as your singular solution for the growth and infection of MDCK cells in suspension.

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MDCK Cell Culture Applications

MDCK CD Medium for Flu Vaccine Production

4Cell® MDCK CD Medium supports the amplification of influenza A and B, among other viruses, is suitable for use in all upstream steps and is scalable from bench scale to manufacturing

  • Influenza replicates more rapidly in MDCK cells compared to other cell lines
  • 4Cell® MDCK CD is chemically defined, serum-free, protein-free, animal component-free and hydrolysate-free for suspension culture
  • Medium is available in easy-to-use liquid and powder formats

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4Cell® MDCK CD Medium Datasheet | English 

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