Thermo Scientific™ X-Gluc

Effectively screen colonies with X-Gluc, a substrate for ß-glucuronidase (GUS) which is encoded by gusA, a widely used reporter gene.

Overview
Brand: Thermo Scientific™

Manufacturer Part Number: R0851

X-GLUC 0.1G

UNSPSC: 41116134

Code: 88

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 1.51950kg



Product Code. 10509140

Quantity Price
1 £ 75.25 / 0.10g
EU Stock 18
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Description and Specification

Specification

For Use With (Application) Detection of GUS expression in plant cells and tissues (1) Detection of infections caused by E.coli Detection of bacterial contamination in food and water samples
Product Type X-Gluc
Quantity 0.1g

Glucuronidase cleaves X-Gluc to produce colorless glucuronic acid and an intense blue precipitate of chloro-bromoindigo (see the scheme below).

Recommended for:

  • Detection of GUS expression in plant cells and tissues (1)
  • Detection of infections caused by E.coli
  • Detection of bacterial contamination in food and water samples

Note:

Preparation of a 0.1M stock solution in dimethylformamide or dimethylsulfoxide is recommended.