All Photos(1)

D3937

Sigma-Aldrich

DirectLoad 1 kb DNA Ladder

ready-to-use marker for DNA electrophoresis

NACRES:
NA.25

Quality Level

form

liquid

usage

100 uses

suitability

suitable for electrophoresis (DNA)

storage temp.

−20°C

Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

General description

Sigma′s DirectLoad 1 kb Ladder contains 11 fragments consisting of 500 bp repeats from 0.5 to 3 kb, 1 kb repeats from 3 to 6 kb, and 2 kb repeats from 6 to 10 kb. For NA electrophoresis, 5 ul of the marker can be loaded directly into a single lane on an agarose or polyacrylamide gel. Suitable for use in Northern and Southern blotting.

Application

Suitable for size determination of dsDNA by DNA electrophoresis with either agarose or polyacrylamide gels.

Features and Benefits

  • Ready-to-load
  • Easy-to-use
  • Popular band sizes

Components

Sigma′s DirectLoad 1kb Ladder is provided in a gel-loading solution of 2.5% Ficoll (Type 400), 0.0125% bromophenol blue, and 0.00625% xylene cyanol.

Other Notes

Contains 11 fragments consisting of 500 bp repeats from 0.5 to 3 kb, 1 kb repeats from 3 to 6 kb and 2 kb repeats from 6 to 10 kb.
For optimal resolution, the recommended agarose gel concentration is 0.75%.

Legal Information

DirectLoad is a trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Pictograms

Exclamation markHealth hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 1B - Skin Sens. 1

Storage Class Code

6.1D - Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic hazardous materials or hazardous materials causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Aron M Geurts et al.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 597, 211-225 (2009-12-17)
The genetic dissection of physiological and pathological traits in laboratory model organisms is accelerated by the ability to engineer loss-of-function mutations at investigator-specified loci. This chapter describes the use of zinc-finger nucleases (ZFNs) for the targeted disruption of endogenous rat...

Articles

Markers and Ladders for Gel Electrophoresis

We offers a variety of markers that aid size determination of samples separated by agarose and/or polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. These products include markers for DNA, PCR fragments and RNA and can be concurrently run with the samples. All the markers stain well with common nucleic acid stains.

Protocols

End Point PCR Protocol for Long and Accurate DNA Amplification

Protocol for high fidelity amplification of long PCR fragments up to 22kb from complex DNA mixtures and up to 40kb from simple DNA mixtures.

Antibody-Enzyme Mediated Hot Start PCR Protocol

When using hot start Taq DNA polymerase, the enzyme remains inactive until heated. Hot Start DNA polymerase control is achieved by chemical or antibody modification of the enzyme.

End-Point PCR: Antibody-Mediated Hot Start PCR Protocol with Enhanced Specificity and Yield

Protocol using antibody mediated hot start polymerase. Method has short activation period (<1min), and results in higher yields and more specificity over standard PCR methods.

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Contact Technical Service