ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus with Sucrose (Canada)

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Vigro Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus With Sucrose

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Manufacturer: Bioniche Animal Health

Product Information Sheet

General Information

Please Read The Relevant Information For Each Vigro Product. All Refrigerated Media Listed Below Should Be Gently Mixed By Inverting The Container Several Times (not Shaken) Before Being Used.

All Vigro Media Contain Antibiotics At Levels Appropriate For Specific Media.

ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus is designed for the cryopreservation of bovine, ovine and caprine embryos where direct transfer or single-step thaw is required. It is a DMPBS-based solution containing 1.5M ethylene glycol, 0.4% BSA and 0.1M sucrose. ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus with Sucrose contains all of the above and 0.1M sucrose.

Recommended Use

Embryos should be transferred into ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus and immediately loaded into a straw which is then sealed in preparation for freezing. After no less than 5 minutes and no more than 10 minutes, the straw should be cooled to seeding temperature. Straws are then frozen according to selected protocol. Embryos frozen in ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus can be thawed 'in straw' and transferred directly to a recipient or thawed 'in straw' and transferred to a dish of suitable holding medium (ViGRO Holding Plus) for rehydration.

Storage

2-8°C.

Available in a 20mL and 50mL EVA pouch with a needle septum port and in a box of 6 x 8mL disposable tubes.

Disclaimer

Recommended procedures included in this document should not be interpreted as a complete protocol. Individual protocols may vary according to user. ViGRO™ media are perishable products which deteriorate at a rate dependent on handling and storage. Bioniche Animal Health USA, Inc. does not warrant any viability or conception resulting from the use of a ViGRO™ product. For further information regarding protocols, please telephone (509) 335-4047.

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12150590
BIONICHE ANIMAL HEALTH CANADA INC.
BIONICHE FOOD SAFETY

231 DUNDAS ST. E., P.O. BOX 1570, BELLEVILLE, ON, K8N 1E2
Telephone:   613-966-8058
Order Desk:   800-265-5464
Fax:   613-966-4177
Fax Orders:   613-966-9485
Website:   www.bioniche.com
Email:   info@bioniche.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the ViGRO Ethylene Glycol Freeze Plus with Sucrose information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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