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B-Galactosidase-Deficient E. coli Slant Culture

SKU Code: 211561

For use in pBLU® transformation experiments. This is a mutant E. coli strain incapable of producing ß-galactosidase, which is necessary for the breakdown of lactose or X-gal, a lactose analog. When these bacteria are transformed with pBLU®, they will break down X-gal (and lactose) and this results in blue colonies. Slant culture.Note: Culture should be used within 1 month but is best used within 2 weeks of delivery. Store at +4° C.
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Manufacturer: Carolina
Department: Biotechnology
Product Line: LIVING
Dimensions: Width: 0.7, Height: 0.7, Depth: 5.1 IN
Weight: Width: 0.05 LBS