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SYBR™ Safe DNA Gel Stain in 1X TAE This product, and/or its packaging, incorporates one or more environmental/green features. Click on this icon to learn more.

Catalog number:  S33111

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.
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®
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Target Molecule: DNA
Quantity: 1 L

Contents & storage

Supplied as a ready-to-use solution in 1X TAE. Store at room temperature in the original container.