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X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent

Polymer reagent for transfecting common cell lines

Quality Level

grade

for molecular biology

form

liquid (aqueous solution)

usage

 mL (suitable for 165 transfections)

packaging

pkg of 0.4 mL (06365779001)
pkg of 1.0 mL (06365787001)
pkg of 5 × 1.0 mL (06365809001)

manufacturer/tradename

Roche

technique(s)

transfection: suitable

shipped in

wet ice

storage temp.

2-8°C

General description

X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent is a proprietary blend of lipids and other components supplied in 80% ethanol, filtered through 0.2 μm pore size membrane, and packaged in glass vials.

Application

X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent is a non-liposomal multi-component reagent for experiments involving cellular analysis. Due to its extremely low cytotoxicity, minimal need for optimization, and the ability to provide high transfection efficiency in a wide range of commonly used cell lines even in the presence of serum, it is well suited for applications in all fields of cellular analysis.

X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent is well suited for cellular analysis applications such as:
  • Expression of recombinant proteins for functional analysis.
  • Physiological studies of metabolic pathways.
  • Analysis of regulatory sequences using reporter gene assays.
  • Gene expression assays.
  • Cancer research studies.
  • Target evaluation.

Features and Benefits

  • Generate physiologically relevant results using a reagent with extremely low cytotoxicity for maximum post-transfection cell viability.
  • Save time and eliminate multiple handling steps; simply dilute X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent, incubate with plasmid DNA, and pipet the mixture directly onto your cells (with or without serum).
  • Avoid time-consuming optimization procedures in commonly used cell lines.

Quality

Each lot of X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent is carefully tested following established quality procedures to ensure that the product is consistently performing according to specifications. During quality testing, cells are transfected with a reporter gene vector DNA using X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent (ratio 3:1 μl/μg DNA). Reporter gene activity is monitored via chemiluminescent detection. Using a standard curve, the total amount of recombinant protein is determined per well in order to meet specification.

Physical form

Supplied in 80% ethanol and sterile-filtered through 0.2 μm pore size membrane.Number of Tests: Using the standard procedure, 1 ml of X-tremeGENE 9 DNA Transfection Reagent can be used to perform up to 6,600 transfections in 96-well plates using 3:1 ratio and up to 10,000 transfections using 2:1 ratio.

Other Notes

For life science research only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Legal Information

X-tremeGENE is a trademark of Roche

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Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

334.4 °F

Flash Point(C)

168 °C

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Product Information Sheet

Quotes and Ordering

Birte Zurek et al.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 748, 107-119 (2011-06-28)
Nod1 and Nod2 are pattern recognition receptors of the mammalian innate immune system. They respond to bacterial peptidoglycan fragments and are implicated in host defense against a variety of -different bacterial pathogens. Recent studies furthermore support additional functions of these
Lauren Rouleau et al.
Free radical biology & medicine, 95, 308-322 (2016-04-03)
We investigated the mechanism of selective ascorbate-induced cytotoxicity in tumor cells, including Hep G2 cells, compared to primary hepatocytes. H2O2 formation was required for ascorbate cytotoxicity, as extracellular catalase treatment protected tumor cells. H2O2 generated by glucose oxidase treatment also
Daniel F Comiskey et al.
Nucleic acids research, 43(8), 4202-4218 (2015-04-08)
Genotoxic stress induces alternative splicing of the oncogene MDM2 generating MDM2-ALT1, an isoform attributed with tumorigenic properties. However, the mechanisms underlying this event remain unclear. Here we explore MDM2 splicing regulation by utilizing a novel minigene that mimics endogenous MDM2
Jean Guillon et al.
Journal of enzyme inhibition and medicinal chemistry, 18(2), 147-153 (2003-08-29)
The syntthesis of new N-propargyl-3-pyrrol-1-ylindanamine derivatives, analogues of rasagiline, is described in ten steps starting from the corresponding arylaldehydes via the corresponding cis-3-pyrrol-1-ylindanamines. The cis-configuration of some intermediates has been established using X-ray analysis and NOE experiments. The new N-propargyl-3-pyrrol-1-ylindanamine
Leonardo Freire-de-Lima et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(43), 17690-17695 (2011-10-19)
The process termed "epithelial-mesenchymal transition" (EMT) was originally discovered in ontogenic development, and has been shown to be one of the key steps in tumor cell progression and metastasis. Recently, we showed that the expression of some glycosphingolipids (GSLs) is

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