Courtesy of Amersham Pharmacia Biotech

The Ready-To-Run separation unit

Until December 31, 2001, Amersham Pharmacia Biotech of Piscataway, N.J., is offering a free 24-reaction Ready-To-Go™ PCR beads kit with the purchase of a Ready-To-Run™ separation unit. The new Ready-To-Run separation unit is an agarose gel electrophoresis system for the rapid screening of PCR products. The system is expandable for higher- throughput applications. Ready-To-Go PCR beads are room-temperature stable beads preformulated for standard PCR, containing Taq DNA polymerase, nucleotides, and buffer. To receive the free kit, reference quote number WB0002.

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