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: R0852

UNSPSC: 41116134

Code: 88

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 1.51950kg



Product Code. 10519140

Quantity Price
1 £ 230.0 / 500mg
EU Stock 7
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Description and Specification

Specification

Product Type X-Gluc
Quantity 0.5g
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

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.