I. Intended use: AstraGene’s 1X TE Buffer, pH 8.0 is an extensively used RNase free buffer in Molecular Biology. Its principal application includes protection of DNA and RNA from degradation. TE buffer is composed of Tris, a buffering agent and EDTA, a chelating agent. EDTA prevents the degradation of DNA and RNA by chelating divalent metal ions which are required for nuclease activity.
II. Formulae & physical characteristics:1X TE buffer, pH 8 ( RNase free) consists of 10 mM Tris and 1 mM EDTA adjusted to pH 8. This buffer is supplied as a ready to use solution.
III. Packaging, storage condition & shelf life:
-100mL bottle x1,
3 years from date of manufacturing