Human Breast Milk

Type:Biofluids (Other)
DISEASE FOCUS:Normal Control SamplesReproductive Disorders
FORMAT:Fresh (ambient)Fresh (cold)Frozen
APPLICATION & SPECIALITY USES:ADME-Toxicology Products and ServicesBiomarker DiscoveryPersonalized Medicine
Keywords:Breast MilkColostrumLactationLactoferrin



Breast milk contains a wide range of vitamins, minerals, cells, micro-organisms, growth factors, immunoglobulins, enzymes and more. It can be used to study the influence of environmental factors though the measurement of medications or chemical agents, examination of the microbiome, and the correlation of disease pathology to milk composition.

Features & Benefits

  • Donor demographics provided for all lots
  • Collection protocols can be tailored according to client specification
  • Large lot sizes available from individual or pooled donors


Biohazard Info: This material should be handled as if capable of transmitting infectious agents. Please use universal precautions. No test method can provide total assurance that Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Or Other Infectious Agents are absent. Thus, all biological products that we provide should be handled at the Bio-Safety Level 2 as recommended by the CDC/NHI Manual “Biosafety In Microbiological And Biomedical Laboratories, From Potentially Infectious Human Serum Or Blood Specimens”.

For in vitro use only.