Product info: Alu I


Name
Alu I    
Cat. #E015E016E015TE016T
Package, u.a.20010002001000
Concentration, u.a./ml2000-50002000-50002000-50002000-5000

Recognition site
AGCT
TCGA
SourceE.coli strain that carries the cloned Alu I gene from Arthrobacter luteus
Assayed onLambda DNA
Unit definitionOne unit of the enzyme is the amount required to hydrolyze 1 μg of Lambda DNA in 1 hour at 37°C in a total reaction volume of 50 μl.
Optimal SE-bufferY (33 mM Tris-acetate (pH 7.9 at 25°C); 10 mM magnesium acetate; 66 mM potassium acetate; 1 mM DTT.)
Enzyme activity (%)
BGOWYRose
75 - 10075 - 10010 - 2550 - 7510050
Optimal temperature
37oC
Storage conditions10 mM Tris-HCl (pH 7.6); 100 mM NaCl; 0.1 mM EDTA; 200 μg/ml BSA; 1 mM DTT, 50% glycerol; Store at -20°C.
LigationsAfter 5-fold overdigestion with enzyme more than 90% of the DNA fragments can be ligated and recut.
Non-specific hydrolisisNo nonspecific activity was detected after incubation of 1 μg of Lambda DNA with 2 u.a. of enzyme for 16 hours at 37°C.
Reagents Supplied with Enzyme 10 X SE-buffer Y.
For E015T and E016T an additional 10X SE-buffer ROSE is supplied.
Methylation sensitivitynot tested
Inactivation 20 minutes under
65oC
Quality control
Restriction Endonucleases: Quality Control
MSDS:Download MSDS as PDF
References:Roberts, R.J., Myers, P.A., Morrison, A., Murray, K. J. Mol.Biol. 102: 157-165 (1976).
 Murat A Abdurashitov, Victor N Tomilov, Valery A Chernukhin, S. Kh. Degtyarev A physical map of human Alu repeats cleavage by restriction endonucleases // BMC Genomics 2008, 9:305
 Abdurashitov M.A., Tomilov V.N., Chernukhin V.A., Gonchar D. A., Degtyarev S. Kh. Comparative analysis of human chromosomal DNA digestion with restriction endonucleases in vitro and in silico. // "Medical genetics" V.6, No 8, pp 29-36, 2007
 V.A. Chernukhin, M.A. Abdurashitov, V.N. Tomilov, D.A. Gonchar, S.Kh. Degtyarev Comparative restriction enzymes analysis of rat chromosomal DNA in vitro and in silico // "Ovchinnikov bulletin of biotechnology and physical and chemical biology" V.2, No 3, pp 39-46, 2006
 V.A. Chernukhin, A. A. Boltengagen, G. V. Tarasova, V.S. Dedkov, S.Kh. Degtyarev New Restriction Endonuclease AluBI from Arthrobacter luteus B - AluI Isoshizomer, nonsensitive to Presence of 5-methylcytosine in the Recognition Sequence AGCT // "Ovchinnikov bulletin of biotechnology and physical and chemical biology" V.3, No 1, pp 21-27, 2007
Theoretical diagrams of DNA digestion by this enzyme for the most known DNA substrates:

To view the fragments length values please point mouse cursor over diagram
Fragment lengths
M12345M

M - ladder, 1 - Adeno-2 DNA, 2 - Lambda DNA, 3 - T7 DNA, 4 - pUC19, 5 - pBR322