FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about our product ranges in this section below.

SunScript® FAQs

1. Is SunScript® RT compatible with other DNA polymerase to use it in a single-tube reaction? There is no problem to use our SunScript® enzyme together with other DNA Polymerase, it should work. In fact, we have a One-Step RT-PCR kit in which we combine SunScript with a High Fidelity Taq Polymerase to perform both…

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Thiol Quantification kit FAQs

When and why would you quantify the number of free thiols in a sample? Quantifying the number of free thiols in a sample can be useful in a number of applications. For example, if the final purpose is the conjugation of a thiolated molecule to a maleimide – activated label, quantifying the number of free…

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Thunder-Link® PLUS FAQs

Thunder-Link® technology enables quick and easy conjugation of oligonucleotides to antibodies

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ATP Agarose FAQs

Q1. What is the best buffer to use? There is no ‘right’ answer here. In the absence of any information on the binding requirements of the protein(s) of interest a good starting point is a buffer containing 20mM Hepes, 100-500mM NaCl (or KCl), 20mM MgCl2 and 1mM DTT, pH 7.5. Alternatively, try experimenting with several…

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TruePrime® FAQs

1. What is the smallest amount of DNA I can put into TruePrime® reaction? Typically, the minimum amount of DNA for successful WGA or RCA with TruePrime® is 1 pg. However, amplification is dependent upon the quality of input DNA. Optimal amplification is achieved with 1 ng or more of DNA template. 2. Which is the…

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Universal Lateral Flow Assay Kit FAQs

1. Can I use the kit for a competitive assay? The Universal Lateral Flow Assay kit is not suitable for competitive assays or LFA based on nucleic acids. 2. What should I do if my sample contains biotin? If your sample contains biotin the signal intensity on the T line won’t be affected; however, the…

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UPX™ Universal Protein Extraction Kit FAQ

What Does the UPX Universal Protein Extraction Kit Do? Protein Discovery’s UPX Universal Protein Extraction Kit is designed to solubilize biological sample as comprehensively as possible. By using aggressive detergents and reducing agents, UPX overcomes the soluble-protein bias of traditional extraction methods, to extract proteins at high efficiency and reproducibility. It is compatible with downstream…

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