DNA/RNA Shield Blood Collection Tube

R1150


DNA/RNA Shield Blood Collection Tube

R1150

Cat # Name Size Price Quantity
R1150 DNA/RNA Shield Blood Collection Tube 50 pack €450,00
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DNA/RNA transport medium for whole blood

Description


Collect and transport whole blood at ambient temperatures with this DNA and RNA blood tube. Each DNA and RNA blood tube draws in an exact amount of whole blood which instantly stabilizes DNA and RNA while inactivating any pathogenic organisms in the sample.

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Technical Specifications


Applicable For Next-Generation Sequencing, qPCR, microarray
Device Specs Evacuated 16 mm x 100 mm blood collection tubes pre-filled with DNA/RNA Shield (6 mL)
Device Storage Ambient temperature => 2 years
Sample Collection 3 mL blood draw
Sample Source Whole blood (fresh or anti-coagulated)
Sample Stability RNA: Ambient temperature (4°C-25°C) > 1 month
DNA: Ambient temperature (4°C-25°C) > 2 years
DNA & RNA: Frozen (< -20°C): Indefinitely

Product FAQ


Q1: A white precipitate occurred after thawing frozen samples stored in DNA/RNA Shield, is this normal?

Q2: Do I need to homogenize the sample in DNA/RNA Shield prior to storage?

Q3: How to collect solid tissues in DNA/RNA Shield?

Q4: Can I FACS sort directly into DNA/RNA Shield?

Q5: How long can samples be stored frozen in DNA/RNA Shield?

Q6: How long can samples be stored samples in DNA/RNA Shield at ambient temperature?

Q7: What sample types is DNA/RNA Shield suitable for?

Q8: Can DNA/RNA Shield be used on extracted DNA and/or RNA?

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Reviews


“I’m a Zymo fan! DNA/RNA Shield is a great product. It works great on my precious samples. I trust Zymo Research products and they have great tech support!!”

- Laura T. (USDA)

“We use DNA/RNA shield and it works well with adults mosquitoes, larvae, eggs. We store it at RT for weeks and at -4°C or -20°C for months, never saw any DNA degradation.”

- Umberto P. (University of Pavia)

“I did an assay using RNA/DNA shield and it works perfect. The product have excellent reproducibility when stored at 4°C for up to a month.”

- Maha AE. (University of Florida)

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