Chick Embryo Extract (CEE) - more details


  • Successful in vitro cultivation of rat neural crest stem cells (NCSC) and other neural explants requires a specific neural crest stem cell medium (NCSCM). Supplementation with CEE provides a source of essential growth factors.
  • In addition, CEE has successfully been used in the expansion of many specific stem cell types and has demonstrated the ability to facilitate DNA demethylation. Read other examples of how CEE has been used in research applications.

Quality assured

  • CEE undergoes stringent Quality Assurance Testing to ensure that the product is negative for bacteria, yeast and fungi.
  • All LSP CEE is manufactured at our UK facility.
  • Extracts are tested by assaying the growth and the differentiation of mouse muscle cells.
  • Complete results are reported on the Certificate of Analysis supplied with each batch.

To order

We can accept orders online and by telephone on 01234 889180 or e-mail

This product is typically prepared with the addition of antibiotics – Penicillin, Streptomycin and Amphoterecin. It can also be supplied without on request.

Batch samples: Samples of CEE are available for testing prior to the selection of a suitable batch. Typical sample size is 10 mL and reservations are held for a period of four weeks, pending evaluation.


For research use only. Not for therapeutic or diagnostic use.