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Imprint® Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Kit

Complete ChIP reaction in 6 hours in flexible strip well format


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General description

Imprint Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Kit provides a complete solution for Chromatin Immunoprecipitation including columns and reagents for DNA purification and an integrated protocol for ChIP DNA amplification with our GenomePlex® Whole Genome Amplification Kit (WGA2) . The flexible format allows for immunoprecipitation and purification of DNA from mammalian cells or tissue in a convenient strip-well format.

For Frequently Asked Questions about this kit, please see ChIP Troubleshooting Questions.


The Imprint Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Kit is a flexible, rapid and complete method for investigating protein-DNA interactions by chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP).
  • Suitable for downstream applications
  • Individual target characterization to genome-wide profiling techniques
  • Characterization of signal transduction pathways
  • Verification of ChIp-chIP and ChIP-seq data

Features and Benefits

  • Fast—Total protocol time of less than 6 hours making the Imprint kit the fastest on the market
  • Sensitive—As few as 10,000 cells required for each ChIP sample
  • Convenient—Fewest steps of any available ChIP protocol
  • Flexible—Protocols for cells or tissue, and convenient strip-well format for high-throughput applications
  • Complete—Includes columns and reagents for DNA purification as well as an integrated protocol for amplification with the GenomePlex technology

Legal Information

GenomePlex is a registered trademark of Takara Bio USA, Inc.
Imprint is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Kit Components Also Available Separately

Product No.

  • C2112Column Preparation Solution

  • P4850Proteinase K from Tritirachium album, buffered aqueous glycerol solution, for molecular biology, ≥800 units/mL

  • P8340Protease Inhibitor Cocktail, for use with mammalian cell and tissue extracts, DMSO solution

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Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Chronic 3 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2 - Met. Corr. 1 - Resp. Sens. 1 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids



Flash Point(F)

53.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

12 °C - closed cup

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Product Information Sheet

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Imprint® Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Kit (CHP1) Protocol

The Sigma Imprint Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Kit uses a plate based system to allow rapid ChIP assays in a high throughput format

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