Nucleic Acid Modifying Enzyme Selection Chart (Ultra Pure)

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DNA Polymerases (ultra pure)

DNA Polymerases synthesize DNA from nucleotides. DNA polymerase is required for DNA replication, but also essential for many other activities in the cell, including genetic recombination, DNA repair, and reverse transcription. In molecular biology labs, DNA polymerases are used for applications such as cloning, PCR, and DNA sequencing.

Each DNA polymerase has special characteristics, making it useful for specific applications. Knowing these characteristics enables you to pick the right ultra pure DNA Polymerase for your application.

DNA Polymerase Selection Chart

DNA Ligases (ultra pure)

DNA Ligases form phosphodiester bonds between DNA strands, joining them together. DNA Ligase is responsible for repairing breaks in single and double stranded DNA. In molecular biology labs, DNA Ligase is commonly used for molecular cloning applications.

Each DNA Ligase has special characteristics, making it useful for specific applications. Knowing these characteristics enables you to pick the right ultra pure DNA Ligase for your application.

DNA Ligase Selection Chart

Nucleic Acid Modifying Enzymes (ultra pure)

Many different enzymes exist that are able to modify DNA, RNA, and RNA:DNA hybrids. In molecular biology labs, these modifying enzymes are commonly used for molecular cloning and sequencing applications.

Each enzyme has special characteristics, making it useful for specific applications. Knowing these characteristics enables you to pick the right ultra pure Nucleic Acid Modifying Enzyme for your application.

Nucleic Acid Modifying Enzyme Selection Chart

RNA Ligases (ultra pure)

RNA Ligases form phosphodiester bonds between RNA strands, joining them together. In molecular biology labs, RNA Ligase is commonly used for mutagenesis of RNA, and end-labeling applications.

Each RNA Ligase has special characteristics, making it useful for specific applications. Knowing these characteristics enables you to pick the right ultra pure RNA Ligase for your application.

RNA Ligase Selection Chart