ExtractNow™ Food Control is a spin column-based DNA extraction method for nucleic acid purification from a broad range of different enrichment broths as starting material. Using a cutting-edge chemistry, the duration of the DNA purification procedure is reduced to a minimum.
The obtained DNA extracts can be used for food contamination testing using our Food Control™ qPCR kit.
- Type of Sample
- Separation principle
ExtractNow™ Food Control can be used for extraction of gram+ and gram- bacterial DNA after pre-cultivation in the corresponding enrichment media. The kit is suited for isolation of DNA from up to 1×109 bacterial cells.
Spin filter columns
Time for extraction: approx. 45 minutes
Column binding capacity: >50 µg DNA
Average Yield: Depending on type and cell number
Average purity: 1.7-2.0
The ExtractNow™ Food Control kit is for research use only. Not recommended for clinical applications.
- Cat. No. 609-1010 10 extractions
- Cat. No. 609-1050 50 extractions
Shelf Life and Storage
Components are maintainable at room temperature for at least 12 months. Store the lyophilized Proteinase K at +2-+8 °C.