P4682 Sigma

Phenol solution

Saturated with 0.1 M citrate buffer, pH 4.3 ± 0.2, BioReagent, for molecular biology


Related Categories DNA & RNA Purification, Molecular Biology, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Molecular Biology, Plant Nucleic Acid Purification,
grade   for molecular biology
product line   BioReagent
form   liquid
suitability   suitable for RNA purification
storage temp.   2-8°C
Gene Information   human ... GABRA1(2554)


General description

This phenol solution is a clear liquid saturated with citrate buffer. Phenol solutions can be used for a wide variety of molecular biology applications, including nucleic acid extractions using standard phenol-chloroform protocols.

Note: This product is hazardous! Sigma Life Science is committed to bringing you Greener Alternative Products, which adhere to one or more of The 12 Principles of Greener Chemistry. Consider trying a product that was Designed with Safer Chemicals; if you are using phenol with chloroform for nucleic acid preparations, look for Sigma′s GenElute line of nucleic acid purification kits.


100, 400 mL in glass bottle


Phenol solution is suitable for use in nucleic acid extraction using standard phenol-choloroform protocols.1 Epidermal strips from the abaxial side of leaves of Commelina communis were stirred in phenol in a procedure to separate the monosaccharides from the epidermis.2

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