|Source||IIsolated from E.coli strain that carries the cloned Taq DNA polymerase gene from Thermus aquaticus.|
|Description||Taq DNA polymerase is a thermostable DNA polymerase that possesses a 5` -> 3` polymerase activity and a double strand specific 5` -> 3` exonuclease activity.|
- nick translation;
- primer extension reaction.
|Unit definition||One unit is the amount of enzyme required to incorporate 10 nmol of dNTP into acid-insoluble material in 30 minutes at 72°C.
Unit Assay Conditions: 1 x AS buffer, 200 µM dNTPs including [3H]-dTTP and 250 µg/ml activated calf thymus DNA.
|Reaction buffer||SE-buffer AS (Ammonium Sulfate), (67 mM Tris-HCl (pH 8.8 at 25°C); 16.6 mM (NH4)2SO4, 0.01 % Tween-20. Supplementary material is 50 mM MgCl2.)|
|Storage conditions||20 mM Tris-HCl (pH 7.6); 100 mM KCl; 0.1 mM EDTA; 1 mM DTT; 0.5% Triton X-100; 50% glycerol. Store at -20°C.|
|Quality control|| E.coli DNA free.|
The enzyme is purified free of contaminating endonucleases and
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