The uracil base within a DNA sequence behaves much like a thymine base. However, the enzyme Uracil-N-glycosylase can specifically remove uracil to create baseless sites at the deoxyUridine positions. This property can be used to generate specific strand breaks in a DNA structure.
Molecular Mass/ Weight
Storage & stability
- Spin the tube briefly to collect the pellet in the bottom of the tube - Add an appropriate volume of recommended buffer (refer to technical data sheet) - Allow the tube to stand a few minutes - Vortex the tube for 15 seconds
Dried Oligonucleotides are stable for 18 months at ambiant temperature. Oligonucleotides in solutions are stable for 24 months at -20°C. (Tolerance -20°C± 5°C. ) For more information please refer to the Reconstitution-Storage-Stability page