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Thermo Scientific™ GelCode™ Blue Stain Reagent

Achieve nanogram-level detection and results that exceed those of typical coomassie stains, all without a destaining step.

Brand:  Thermo Scientific™ 24592

Code : PN

Additional Details : Weight : 2.49480kg Transport : UN number : 3264 Chem class : 1a Pack group : II


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Product Code. 11805105

  • £302.00 / Each


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Description

Description

GelCode Blue Stain Reagent uses the colloidal properties of coomassie G-250 dye for polyacrylamide gel protein staining. This unique reagent stains only protein and, unlike traditional coomassie stains based on the R-250 form of the dye, allows bands to be viewed directly on the gel during the staining process. After staining, an optional water-wash step further enhances staining sensitivity and yields a clear background. With GelCode Blue Stain there is no need for multistep destaining procedures typically associated with other gel staining systems.

Highlights:

  • No methanol-acetic acid destaining required – saves time, reduces reagent costs and minimizes solvent disposal

  • Fast, one-step, one-hour staining – ready-to-use stain reagent; band development is visible directly in the staining tray; no background from overnight staining; flexible fixing and washing protocol; no gel shrinkage; stained gel can be dried

  • More sensitive than standard Coomassie gel stains – some protein bands visible to 8ng; wide linear range for densitometric analysis; allows gel staining after Western transfer; compatible with MALDI-TOF analysis and sequence analysis

  • Water wash increases staining sensitivity – optional step provides crystal-clear gel background and makes weakly stained bands more visible

Specifications

Specifications

GelCode Blue Stain Reagent
Proprietary acidic solution of coomassie blue G-250 dye
3.5L
140 to 175 mini gels (SDS-PAGE)
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Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

Product Identifier
  • Gelcode Blue Stain Reagent, 3.5 L

Signal Word
  • Danger

Hazard Category
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation Category 1
  • Skin corrosion/irritation Category 1 A
  • Specific target organ toxicity Category 2

Hazard Statement
  • H314-Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
  • H318-Causes serious eye damage.
  • H371-May cause damage to organs.

Precautionary Statement
  • P303+P361+P353-IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/ shower.
  • P305+P351+P338-IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
  • P260-Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
  • P310-Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/A§.
  • P304+P340-IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
  • P280-Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

Supplemental information
  • MIXTURE LIST-Contains : Phosphoric acid, Methyl alcohol

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