EcoR V from Escherichia coli

buffered aqueous glycerol solution

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for molecular biology


buffered aqueous glycerol solution


10,000 units/mL

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Recognition sequence: 5′-GAT/ATC-3′
Ligation and recutting results: After 2-10-fold Eco RV overdigestion of 1 μg λ DNA substrate, results in 100% cutting, >85% of fragments can be ligated, and >95% recut.
Heat inactivation: 80 °C for 20 minutes.


EcoRV is a DNA restriction endonuclease used in molecular biology applications to cleave the recognition site 5′-GAT/ATC-3′, generating DNA fragments with blunt termini.

Other Notes

Supplied with 10x Restriction Endonuclease Buffer SB (B8781).

Physical form

Solution in 20 mM Tris-HCl, pH 7.5, 1 mM EDTA, 0.1 mM PMSF, 100 mM NaCl, 10 mM 2-mercaptoethanol, 0.02% polydocanol (v/v), 0.1 mM PMSF, 50% glycerol (v/v) at 4°C


NONH for all modes of transport

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Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
I Schildkraut et al.
Gene, 27(3), 327-329 (1984-03-01)
The cleavage site for the restriction endonuclease EcoRV has been found to be 5'-GAT/ATC-3', rather than 5'- GATAT /C-3' as reported earlier by Kholmina et al. [ Dokl . Akad . Nauk . 253 (1980) 495-497].
Stability of transformed antagonistic Fusarium oxysporum strains in vitro and in soil microcosms.
Migheli, Q., et al.
Molecular Ecology, 5, 641-641 (1996)
C Kessler et al.
Gene, 92(1-2), 1-248 (1990-08-16)
The properties and sources of all known class-I, class-II and class-III restriction endonucleases (ENases) and DNA modification methyltransferases (MTases) are listed and newly subclassified according to their sequence specificity. In addition, the enzymes are distinguished in a novel manner according...
Nico Mitro et al.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 952, 137-144 (2012-10-27)
The role of certain amino acids in the interactions of ligands with their cognate nuclear receptors is usually achieved by the resolution of the crystal structure of the receptor complexed with the ligand. As a complementary functional approach, site-directed mutagenesis...
Yu-Feng Huang et al.
BMC systems biology, 6 Suppl 2, S10-S10 (2013-01-11)
Current next-generation sequencing (NGS) platforms adopt two types of sequencing mechanisms: by synthesis or by ligation. The former is employed by 454 and Solexa systems, while the latter by SOLiD system. Although the pros and cons for each sequencing mechanism...

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