Invitrogen™

Lipofectin™ Transfection Reagent

Catalog number:  18292037

Related applications:

Transfection

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Description

Lipofectin® Transfection Reagent is the reagent of choice for transfection of endothelial cells. Lipofectin® Transfection Reagent is also suitable for transfecting DNA, RNA, and oligonucleotides into mammalian cells, and DNA into plant protoplasts. Lipofectin® reagent has also been shown to work well, in combination with PLUS® Reagent, for the transfection of HeLa cells. Lipofectin® Transfection Reagent is a 1:1 (w/w) liposome formulation of the cationic lipid N-[1-(2,3-dioleyloxy)propyl]-n,n,n-trimethylammonium chloride (DOTMA) and dioleoyl phophotidylethanolamine (DOPE) in membrane-filtered water.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Cell Type: Established Cell Lines,Hard-to-Transfect Cells,Primary Cells
High Throughput Compatibility: Not High Throughput-Compatible (Manual)
Product Line: Lipofectin™
Product Size: 4 mL
Sample Type (Specific): Plasmid DNA
Serum Compatible: No
Shipping Condition: Wet Ice
Transfection Technique: Lipid-Based Transfection

Contents & storage

Each unit contains one or multiple vials (1 ml) of reagent. Store at +4°C. Lipofectin® Transfection Reagent is guaranteed stable for 6 months when stored properly.