Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS)

Fetal bovine serum (FBS), also known as fetal calf serum (FCS), is a cell growth supplement that provides nutrients and growth factors. Fetal bovine serum is the most effective cell growth promoter for virtually any cell culture system.

Visit our Fetal Bovine Serum pages at Bio-Techne to compare grades of FBS and request a free sample.

If you are looking for Atlanta Biologicals FBS, learn about how Atlanta Biologicals is now R&D Systems, a Bio-Techne brand.

Standard Grades for Fetal Bovine Serum

  • Premium Grade
  • Optima Grade
  • Premium Select Grade

Specialty Grades of Fetal Bovine Serum

  • Embryonic Stem Cell Qualified
  • Hybridoma Qualified
  • TET Tested
  • Charcoal/Dextran Treated
  • Dialyzed
  • Gamma Irradiated

All grades of USDA APHIS-certified, US Origin, and USDA-approved fetal bovine serum are also available heat inactivated. We manufacture FBS at our ISO 9001:2105 certified facility.