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M8787

Sigma-Aldrich

Magnesium chloride solution

PCR Reagent, 25 mM MgCI2 solution for PCR

Linear Formula:
MgCl2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
95.21
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.52

Quality Level

grade

PCR Reagent

form

liquid

packaging

vial of 1.5 mL

concentration

25 mM±1 mM

application(s)

PCR: suitable

color

colorless

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Agriculture
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foreign activity

DNase, RNase, none detected

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

Cl[Mg]Cl

InChI

1S/2ClH.Mg/h2*1H;/q;;+2/p-2

InChI key

TWRXJAOTZQYOKJ-UHFFFAOYSA-L

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General description

Magnesium chloride solution is suitable for the optimization of polymerase chain reactions (PCR). Magnesium chloride acts as a source of magnesium ions for polymerase chain reactions (PCR). It influences the primer-template annealing temperature, fidelity, specificity, and yield. Excess amounts of magnesium can cause an increase in nonspecific products, while lack of magnesium can lead to reduced yield.

Application

Magnesium chloride solution has been used as a component of the:
  • amplification mixture for polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
  • amplification mixture in an inter simple sequence repeats (ISSR)-PCR
  • reaction buffer in 16S-23S rRNA gene internal transcribed spacer (ITS) PCR amplification and restriction analysis (ITS-PCR-RFLP)

Suitability

Suitable for optimization of polymerase chain reactions.

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Massimiliano Bergallo et al.
American journal of perinatology, 36(10), 1060-1065 (2018-12-01)
Transcription of human endogenous retrovirus (HERV) elements is usually suppressed by epigenetic factors such as DNA methylation and heterochromatin silencing by histone modifications. There is an association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and DNA methylation levels in placental tissue and...
Kadri Õunap et al.
PloS one, 10(7), e0133841-e0133841 (2015-07-28)
The human WBSCR22 protein is a 18S rRNA methyltransferase involved in pre-rRNA processing and ribosome 40S subunit biogenesis. Recent studies have shown that the protein function in ribosome synthesis is independent of its enzymatic activity. In this work, we have...
Manal A Farg et al.
Human molecular genetics, 23(13), 3579-3595 (2014-02-20)
Intronic expansion of a hexanucleotide GGGGCC repeat in the chromosome 9 open reading frame 72 (C9ORF72) gene is the major cause of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia. However, the cellular function of the C9ORF72 protein remains unknown....
Fernando Cartón-García et al.
Scientific reports, 5, 12312-12312 (2015-07-24)
Inherited MYO5B mutations have recently been associated with microvillus inclusion disease (MVID), an autosomal recessive syndrome characterized by intractable, life-threatening, watery diarrhea appearing shortly after birth. Characterization of the molecular mechanisms underlying this disease and development of novel therapeutic approaches...
Takeshi Tomita et al.
PloS one, 9(9), e108957-e108957 (2014-10-01)
Celastramycin A, a small molecule that inhibits the production of antibacterial peptides in an ex vivo culture system of Drosophila, suppresses the TNFα-mediated induction of IL-8 in mammalian cells. To understand its molecular mechanism, we examined Celastramycin A binding proteins...

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