MAX Efficiency® DH5αF´IQ™ Competent Cells

Catalog number: 18288019

Invitrogen™  Related applications: Transformation

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MAX Efficiency® DH5αF´IQ™ Chemically Competent Cells are high-efficiency chemically competent cells available for M13 cloning, cloning into plasmids with an f1-like origin of replication (phagemids), or cloning into any vector that uses expression from the lac promoter.
MAX Efficiency® DH5αF´IQ™ cells offer the following features:

• >3 x 108 transformants/µg efficiency
• Stable F´ episome eliminates need for growth on minimal media
ZΔM15 for blue/white screening of colonies or plaques

Three milliliters of lawn cells and a vial of monomer M13mp19 RF DNA are supplied as a control.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Competent Cell Type: Chemically Competent
Species: E. coli
Format: Tube(s)
Transformation Efficiency: > 1x10^8
Bacterial or Yeast Strain: DH5α™
Product Size: 1 mL
Blue-White Screening: Yes
Cloning Unstable DNA: Not Suitable for cloning unstable DNA
Reduces Recombination: Yes
Cloning Methylated DNA: No
Improves Plasmid Quality: Yes
Propagating ccdB Vectors: Not for ccdB vector propagation
F' Episome (to make ssDNA): Contains F' Episome
Preparing Unmethylated DNA: Not Suitable for preparing unmethylated DNA
T1 Phage - Resistant (tonA): No
High Throughput Compatibility: Not High Throughput-Compatible (Manual)
Shipping Condition: Dry Ice

Contents & storage

Store in ultra-cold freezer (-68 to -85°C).


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