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Agarose, Type I, Electrophoresis Grade

A3171 | 9012-36-6 | (C6H10O5•C6H8O4)n | Spectrum Chemical




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Catalog Size Package Availability Manufacturer List Price Unit
A3171-25GM 25 GM Spectrum Chemical $185.50 EA
A3171-100GM 100 GM Spectrum Chemical $702.00 EA
A3171-250GM 250 GM Spectrum Chemical $1480.00 EA

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Agarose, Type I, Electrophoresis Grade is a polysaccharide polymer material that is obtained from seaweed. It is made up of repeating units of agarobiose and is a linear polymer. It is typically a white powder that dissolves in water and jellifies when cool. It can be liquified easily by heating the gel up. The melting temperature varies depending on what type of of agarose it is. It is most often used in molecular biology to separate large molecules, such as DNA, by an electrophoresis process. It is also used as a matrix when working with proteins and nucleic acids.

Synonyms:

Amresco Agarose I;

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Test Specification
Min Max
GEL STRENGTH 1200 g/cm²
GELLING RANGE 36 39°C
MELTING RANGE 87 89°C
EEO 0.10
SULFATE 0.15 %
DNase, RNase and Protease NONE DETECTED

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