One resource for all your cloning support needs. Navigate through the cloning support categories below to obtain relevant technical information, view tips and tricks when starting an experiment, and find answers to everyday cloning problems.


View our getting started tips and troubleshooting suggestions for each step of your cloning workflow.  Find useful resources for the various cloning technologies we offer.

Obtain the support you need for your restriction enzyme cloning, from choosing the right enzyme to performing your ligation.

Access in-depth technical information about PCR-based cloning, from setting up your PCR cloning reaction to troubleshooting your transformation.

Obtain key tips and troubleshooting help for your Gateway® cloning, seamless cloning strategy, or genetic assembly of DNA fragments.

Discover the benefits of synthetic gene synthesis over traditional methods.  Find troubleshooting tips and guidance for the creation of gene variants and mutations.

Understand the key genotype features of each strain to determine which competent cells are best for your transformation experiment.  Find solutions to potential problems with transformation and how to successfully obtain your desired transformants.

Browse this page for comprehensive support resources related to the pre-made clones we offer, including Ultimate™ ORF, MGC, GeneStorm®, Full-length Human cDNA, BAC/PAC, Yeast GFP, and Yeast Deletion clones.

Looking for support on DNA Isolation? Visit our Nucleic Acid Purification and Analysis Support Center.

Looking for information on PCR Amplification? Visit our PCR and cDNA Synthesis Support Center.