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SYBR™ Safe DNA Gel Stain Starter Kit This product, and/or its packaging, incorporates one or more environmental/green features. Click on this icon to learn more.

Catalog number:  S33110

Related applications:

Nucleic Acid Gel Electrophoresis & Blotting

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Description

SYBR Safe DNA gel stain was developed specifically for reduced mutagenicity – to be safer than ethidium bromide for staining DNA in agarose or acrylamide gels. SYBR Safe stain is not only less mutagenic than ethidium bromide, but SYBR Safe stain's detection sensitivity is better than that of ethidium bromide. SYBR Safe stain comes as a premixed solution that can be used just like an ethidium bromide solution, either in the gel during the electrophoresis run or as a post-run stain. Bound to nucleic acids, the green-fluorescent SYBR Safe stain has fluorescence excitation maxima at ~280 and ~502 nm, and an emission maximum at ~530 nm. SYBR Safe DNA gel stain is also available as 1 L (S-33100) or 4 L (S-33101) of ready-to-use solution.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Detection Location: In-Gel Detection
Detection Method: Fluorescent
Green Features: Less hazardous
Label or Dye: SYBR® Safe
Product Line: SYBR Safe™,SYBR®
Product Size: 1 kit
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Target Molecule: DNA

Contents & storage

Store at room temperature and protect from light.