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E. cloni® 5-α Chemically Competent Cells

E. cloni® 5-α Chemically Competent Cells

Cambridge Bioscience offers versatile chemically competent cells ideal for routine cloning, subcloning, and plasmid isolation with or without blue/white screening. Containing the most useful genetic elements of standard cloning strains, the E. cloni® 5-α chemically competent cells provide high yields and high quality plasmid DNA.

Benefits of Using the E. cloni® 5-α Chemically Competent Cells
• High yield optimised
• Wide range of applications
• Direct replacements for standard cloning strains

E. cloni® 5-α Chemically Competent Cells
Transformation Efficiency: >1 × 108 cfu/µg DNA (cfu/µg pUC DNA)
Cloning Methylated DNA: No
BAC, Cosmid Cloning: No
Blue/White Screening: Yes - No IPTG induction required

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Custom Competent Cells
We offer access to a custom competent cell service for general cloning, large or difficult fragment cloning, library construction, protein expression and phage display library (ER2738, SS320, TG1 strains available) applications. Find out more Here

Material Available for Download
E. cloni® 5-alpha Chemically Competent Cells Manual


Note: availability depends on country - see product detail page.

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