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E. cloni® 5-alpha Chemically Competent Cells

  • Direct replacements for standard cloning strains (e.g., DH5α™, DH10B™, JM109, TOP10, XL1-Blue, etc.).
  • Optimized genetics for high yields: endonuclease and recombination minus, for blue/white screening-capable.
  • Ordering

  • Specifications

  • Manuals

  • Resources

Product Description Size Cat. No. Price Quantity BUY
E. cloni 5-alpha Chemically Competent Cells >1 × 10^8 cfu/µg DNA  12 rxns (DUOs) 60602-1 $108.00
   24 rxns (DUOs) 60602-2 $187.00

Competent Cells include Control DNA and Recovery Medium, and are packaged as DUOs (2 transformations per tube). Recovery Medium is also available separately. The specified transformation efficiencies are with pUC DNA, unless indicated otherwise.

PLEASE NOTE: Bulk quantities (10 times larger than the largest retail package size below) and/or custom packaging are available at very attractive prices for all Lucigen Competent Cells. Please contact Lucigen.


E. cloni 5-alpha: fhuA2Δ(argF-lacZ)U169 phoA glnV44 Φ80 Δ(lacZ)M15 gyrA96 recA1 relA1 endA1 thi-1 hsdR17


E. cloni 5-alpha Chemically Competent Cells >1 × 108 cfu/µg DNA

Document File Name Type
Manual MA054-E-cloni-alpha-Chemically-Competent-Cells PDF

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