Learn More Competent Cells
Thermo Scientific DH10B, DH5α, and BL21(DE3) competent cells are produced with stringent quality control to enable reliable, consistent performance in cloning workflows. Thermo Scientific DH10B competent cells are also included in the Thermo Scientific CloneJET PCR Cloning Kit and in the Thermo...
Learn More TOP10 Competent Cells
Broad utility: cloning including mammalian and plant DNA, library construction, and methylated DNA Multiple formats: One Shot, MultiShot, Chemical, and Electroporation Competent High transformation efficiencies, One Shot TOP10 Competent Cells One Shot TOP10 Electrocompetent Cells MultiShot StripWell...
Learn More Chemically Competent Cells
Chemically competent cells are calcium chloride treated to facilitate attachment of the plasmid DNA to the competent cell membrane. The competent cell is alternatively heated in a water bath, this opens the pores of the cell membrane allowing entry of the plasmid.
Learn More Competent Cells for Transformation
Choosing the ideal competent cells for your cloning applications and workflows is a critical component of success. Aspects to consider when selecting your competent E. coli strain include: Transfection method Transformation efficiency Downstream application, Get started with the Competent Cell...
Learn More Competent Cells Support
Explore our “Getting Started” and “Troubleshooting” sections for solutions to top inquiries and common problems. Browse through our "Guides and Tools" section to access a comprehensive portfolio of product-related support resources., For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Learn More DH10B Competent Cells
Learn More DH5α Competent Cells
Our DH5α competent E. coli is a versatile strain used for general cloning and sub-cloning applications, and is available in a wide variety of transformation efficiencies. Highlights include: To learn more visit the Invitrogen School of Molecular Biology lac rec end, Oligonucleotides & Primers PCR...
Learn More Mach1 Competent Cells
The Mach1 T1 R cell is one of the fastest-growing chemically competent strains currently available. Mach1 T1 R colonies are clearly visible within eight hours of plating the transformation (ampicillin selection only), enabling you to plate and pick colonies in the same day.
Learn More Competent Cells for Library Construction
OminMAX and DH10B competent cells have eliminated mcrA, mcrBC, mrr, and hsdRMS restriction systems to allow construction of more representative genomic libraries.
Learn More Bulk Format Competent Cells
Standard kits include competent cells in a bulk format. Standard kits are an economical choice and they are designed for scientists who perform more than one transformation at a time and for general use in a busy lab.
Learn More Competent Cells for Protein Expression
These competent cells are optimized for protein expression from T7 promoters. All are induced with IPTG or L-arabinose and come in the convenient One Shot format, allowing for transformation and recovery in a single tube.
Learn More Competent Cells for Routine Cloning
Chemically competent and high transformation efficiency cells that do not require an electroporator., Oligonucleotides & Primers PCR Enzymes TA Cloning Kits TOPO Cloning Kits, GeneArt Seamless Cloning & Assembly Kits DNA Extraction Microbiological Culture
Learn More Competent Cells Packaging Formats
Each project has its own unique requirements. To meet these different demands, many of Invitrogen’s competent cells are offered in a variety of packaging formats. Custom formats are also available., The unique format provides 50 μl aliquots of chemically competent cells in single-use tubes.
Learn More Competent Cells Support – Troubleshooting
Having difficulties with your experiment? We are dedicated to your success. Get back on track. View our expert recommendations for commonly encountered problem scenarios. View the relevant questions below:, Browse our FAQ database for more information ›, Need more information?
Learn More Competent Cells for Cloning Unstable DNA
Competent Cells needed for specialized applications like cloning unstable DNA, making single stranded DNA, Gateway compatibility, and more.