Reagents

SciGeneThe consumables and reagents for treatment of cytologic samples prior to FISH are carefully selected and manufactured. They are tested and certified to achieve consistent lot to lot reproducibility.

We offer through our Arcturus product line a complete set of reagents and consumables dedicated to laser capture microdissected single cells or small numbers of cells. This reagent line covers Tissue Staining, DNA/RNA Extraction & Purification; RNA Amplification; FFPE Reagent Systems and RNA Labeling Kits.

CytoBond™ Removable Coverslip Sealant

A superior alternative to rubber cement, it remains supple without humidification and removes in one piece after incubation. Provided in an easy-to-use squeeze bottle with applicator tip sufficient for up to 500 coverslips.
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CytoZyme Stablilized Pepsin

CytoZyme is used for readying tissue samples for hybridization with nucleic acid probes used in cytogenetic assays including FISH. Provided as a 50X concentrate ready for dilution and activation in CytoZyme Reaction Buffer.
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FISH Wash Buffers 1 and 2

Ready-to-use FISH Wash Buffer 1 (0.4xSSC/0.3% IGEPAL, pH 7) and FISH Wash Buffer 2 (2xSSC/0.1% IGEPAL, pH 7) for post-hybridization washing of FISH slides.
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CytoBond™ Removable Coverslip SealantCytoZyme Stablilized Pepsin

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