Platinum® Taq DNA polymerase

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  • Application Area: Amplification of bisulphite converted DNA

"After trying multiple taqs, this is the only one that is able to reliably amplify my fragments from bisulphite converted DNA! I love this taq."

Review date: 08 Jul 2015 | Platinum® Taq DNA polymerase
Platinum® Taq DNA Polymerase is a recombinant Taq DNA polymerase complexed with a proprietary antibody that inhibits polymerase activity at ambient temperatures. Due to specific binding of the inhibitor, Platinum® Taq DNA Polymerase is provided in an inactive form. The DNA polymerase is then activated in a temperature-dependent manner (at 94ºC) during the start of PCR. Once dissociated from the inhibitor, the Taq DNA polymerase regains its full activity.

Benefits of Platinum® Taq DNA Polymerase
  • High specificity with less background from nonspecific PCR products including primer-dimers
  • Increased yield of PCR product
  • Broader range of magnesium tolerance
  • Less PCR optimization (e.g., Mg2+ concentration, annealing temperature, primer concentration, etc.)
  • -Increased sensitivity (less target is required)

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Platinum® Taq DNA polymerase

Manufacturer Thermo Fisher Scientific Invitrogen

4.7 / 5.0 | 1 reviews