Resp. Sens. 1 - Skin Sens. 1
12 - Non Combustible Liquids
Ficoll-Hypaque is a mixture of Ficoll (polysucrose) and Hypaque (sodium diatrizoate). It does not specify a density. Product No. 10771 is a mixture of polysucrose and sodium diatrizoate at a density of 1.077 g/ml.
The different product numbers reflect the density of the solution. Product No. 10771 is to be used to isolate human mononuclear cells. Product No. 10831 is to be used for the isolation of mononuclear cells from mice, rats and other mammals.
Product 10771, Histopaque®-1077, is not cell culture tested and Product H8889, Histopaque®-1077 Hybri-Max™, is cell culture tested.Both Products are sterile, endotoxin tested and intended for Research Use Only.
The osmolarity is a property that is tested for each lot of material; the range of acceptable values is 280.0 - 300.0 mOs/kg. The lot specific value is given on the Certificate of Analysis. Certificates of Analysis can be viewed on our website by entering the lot number on our Advanced Search Page.
If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis.
The lot specific COA document can be found by entering the lot number above under the "Documents" section.
There are several ways to find pricing and availability for our products. Once you log onto our website, you will find the price and availability displayed on the product detail page. You can contact any of our Customer Sales and Service offices to receive a quote. USA customers: 1-800-325-3010 or view local office numbers.
Transportation information can be found in Section 14 of the product's (M)SDS.To access the shipping information for this material, use the link on the product detail page for the product.
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This troubleshooting guide addresses the most common sources of error observed when using Histopaque but is not meant to be a comprehensive list.
Ficoll 400 is a highly branched polymer formed by the copolymerization of sucrose and epichlorohydrin. Ficoll 400 is completely non-ionic. Because of the abundance of hydroxyl groups, Ficoll 400 is very hydrophilic and extremely water-soluble.