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Invitrogen™ SYBR™ Safe™ DNA Gel Stain in 0.5X TBE DFS Item

Developed specifically for reduced mutagenicity – to be safer than ethidium bromide for staining DNA in agarose or acrylamide gels

Manufacturer: invitrogen™  S33101

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Catalog No. S33101

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Description & Specifications


For Use With (Application) Fluorescent Detection
Kit Contents Supplied as a ready-to-use solution in 0.5X TBE.
Quantity 4L
Stain Type DNA
Storage Requirements Store at room temperature in the original container.

SYBR Safe stain is less mutagenic than ethidium bromide and offers better sensitivity than ethidium bromide. Supplied as a premixed solution that can be used like an ethidium bromide solution, either in the gel during the electrophoresis run or as a post-run stain. Bound to nucleic acids, the green-fluorescent SYBR Safe stain has fluorescence excitation maxima at ∽280 and ∽502nm, and an emission maximum at ∽530nm. SYBR Safe DNA gel stain is also available as 4L (S-33101) of ready-to-use solution. The SYBR Safe DNA Gel Stain Starter Kit (S-33110, sold separately) includes 1L of SYBR Safe DNA gel stain and one photographic filter (S-37100).

Agarose Gel Electrophoresis, DNA and RNA Purification and Analysis, Nucleic Acid Gel Electrophoresis and Blotting