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Applied Biosystems™

High-Capacity cDNA Reverse Transcription Kit

Catalog number:  4368813

Related applications:

Reverse Transcription

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The High Capacity cDNA Reverse Transcription Kit contains all components necessary for the quantitative conversion of up to 2 µg of total RNA to single-stranded cDNA in a single 20 µL reaction. The High Capacity cDNA Reverse Transcription Kit delivers extremely high-quality, single-stranded cDNA from 0.02 to 2 µg total RNA. Reactions can be scaled up to 100 µL to generate 10 µg of cDNA from a single reaction. Downstream applications include real-time PCR, standard PCR, and microarrays. The kit is ideal for generating cDNA archives.

Features of this kit include:

• Linear target amplification for real-time PCR
• Higher yields and precision than other cDNA synthesis kits at a fraction of the cost
• 10-fold greater dynamic range than other kits

Extensively tested with a variety of templates
Quantitative first-strand synthesis of all RNA species is achieved with the use of the random primers. The kit has been extensively tested with a variety of RNA templates, including GC- and AU-rich targets and RNAs expressed at low levels. cRNA can also be efficiently generated from in vitro transcription of cDNA.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Quantity: 1000 reactions
Final Product Type: cDNA (First-Strand)
For Use With (Application): Real-Time Quantitative PCR (qPCR), Reverse Transcriptase PCR (RT-PCR)
Sample Type: RNA
Includes: 2 × 1mL of 10X RT Buffer; 2 × 1mL of 10X RT Random Primers; 1 × 1mL of 25X dNTP Mix (100mM); 1 × 1mL of MultiScribe Reverse Transcriptase (50U/μL)
Quantity: 1000 reactions
Size (Final Product): 7 kb or less
Optimal Reaction Temperature: 37° C
Reaction Format: Separate Components
Reverse Transcriptase: MultiScribe™
Shipping Condition: Dry Ice

Contents & storage

• 2 × 1 mL of 10X RT Buffer
• 2 × 1 mL of 10X RT Random Primers
• 1 × 1 mL of 25X dNTP Mix (100 mM)
• 1 × 1 mL of MultiScribe® Reverse Transcriptase (50 U/µL)

Store between -15°C and -25°C.