SANYO Donates Air Purification Systems Effective Against Flu Viruses to New York Airports and Schools
... reducing the level of viable airborne viruses, according to an independent research institution in the US. This research study included tests using bacteriophage
MS2, commonly used by the scientific and testing community as a representative virus, which roughly approximates the aerosol-related physical ...
MIT, BU team combats antibiotic resistance with engineered viruses
... beta-lactams and aminoglyclosides) and had good results with all three. In mice infected with bacteria, those treated with both engineered bacteriophage
and antibiotics had an 80 percent survival rate, compared with 50 percent for mice treated with natural bacteriophages and antibiotics, 20 percent ...
J. Craig Venter Institute Researchers Publish Significant Advance in Genome Assembly Technology
... Cynthia Andrews-Pfannkoch) made the first significant strides in the development of a synthetic genome by assembling the 5,386 base pair genome of bacteriophage
phi X174 (phi X). They did so using short, single strands of synthetically produced, commercially available DNA (known as oligonucleotides) and using ...
MicroPhage Closes Latest Financing
... against current methods. We are looking forward to completing
our validation work and launching products, which leverage the tremendous
power of bacteriophage
amplification technology for rapid bacterial
identification and susceptibility testing."
Based in Longmont, Colo. ...
Collegiate Inventors Competition(R) Recognizes Top Student Inventors
... and Massachusetts Institute of
Technology (Advisor: J.J. Collins)
Combating Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria and Bacterial Biofilms with
and Synthetic Gene Sensors - An engineered
bacteriophage - a virus that infects bacteria-that works in conjunction
with antibiotics, making them much ...
Strategic Diagnostics Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results
... with the Company's new products and services utilizing the
GAT(TM) platform as well as ongoing development of the ethanol application
of its bacteriophage
technology for the selective control of lactic
Pre-tax income for the fourth quarter of 2007 totaled $409,000,
compared to ...
Venter Institute Scientists Create First Synthetic Bacterial Genome
... Smith and Hutchison made the first significant
strides in the development of a synthetic genome by their work in
assembling the 5,386 base pair bacteriophage
FX174 (phi X). They did so
using short, single strands of synthetically produced, commercially
available DNA (known as oligonucleotides) and using an ...
Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
... Phage Therapy May Control Staph Infections in Humans Including MRSA
Researchers from Italy have identified a bacteriophage
active against Staphylococcus aureus, including methicillin-resistant strains, in mice and possibly humans. They report their findings in the August ...
prostar RT-PCR Systems for Robust High-Fidelity RNA Amplification
... including human,
mouse, yeast, and bacteriophage
total RNA or poly(A) + -selected
mRNA. ... of each), RNA (200 ng of total RNA or 1 ng of bacteriophage
1.25 U of MMLV-RT, and 2.5 U of ... and RNA
(200 ng of total RNA or 1 ng of bacteriophage
MS2 RNA). The reaction mixtures
were incubated ...
Efficient Cloning and Electro-transformation of Large Eukaryotic DNA Fragments
Science, 236 , 806812 (1987).
2. Sternberg, N., bacteriophage
P1 cloning system for the isolation,
amplification, and ... and Botstein, D., Propagation of some
human DNA sequences in bacteriophage
1 vectors requires mutant Escherichia
coli hosts, Proc. Natl. ...
Figure 1. Crystals of Group I Intron From bacteriophage
Today's laboratory demands often require ... quantities
of RNA--3.75 mg purified group I intron from bacteriophage
crystallography (Figure 1). The superior performance ...
Glossary for The BioPharm Guide to Fermentation and Cell Culture
... polio, measles, mumps, and rubella
A virus that infects bacteria, sometimes used as a vector.
base ... artificially constructed plasmid vector that contains a specific
gene, which allows it to carry up to 45,000 base pairs of
Scalable Automation of the TempliPhi DNA Sequencing Template Amplification and DYEnamic ET Terminator Sequencing Kits on the Sciclone ALH 3000
... of source DNA is a basic building block technique in molecular biology research. The TempliPhi DNA Sequencing Template Amplification Kit employs bacteriophage
j29 DNA polymerase applied in an isothermal rolling circle amplification (RCA) 1 to produce large amounts of product DNA (1-3 μg) 2 and ...
The Bio-Rad Silver Stain, Rev E
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the head of bacteriophage
T4, Nature 227, 680685 (1970)
40. Lee-Huang S, Cloning and expression of human erythropoietin cDNA
in Escherichia coli, Proc ...
Purification and Characterization of beta-Lactoglobulin Genetic Variants A and B Using Preparative Electrophoresis and Isoelectric Focusing
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32. Towbin, H., Staehelin, T., Gordon, J., Electrophoretic transfer of
protein from polyacrylamide gels ...
measuring cell proliferation with SpectraMax M5, M2 and Gemini microplate readers using the CyQUANT Cell Proliferation Assay
DNA standard. The
data shown in this application note were generated using this standard,
prepared in serial dilutions. ...
Cloning Based on Efficient Three-Fragment Assembly
... formation of the
desired cloning vector.
Materials And Methods
fd-tet which confers tetracycline
resistance upon infected cells was donated by Dr.
John McCafferty (Cambridge Antibody Technology).
TripleMaster PCR SystemThe Ideal Choice for Long-Range PCR
Barnes, W.M. (1994) PCR amplification of up to 35 kb DNA with high
fidelity and high yield from l bacteriophage
templates. Proc. Natl.
Acad. Sci. USA. 91: 2216-2220.
Cantor, C.R. and C.L. Smith (1999) Genomics. John Wiley & Sons,
The TripleMaster PCR System for three different amplifications
 Barnes, W. M.; PCR amplification of up to 35 kb DNA with high fidelity
and high yield from lambda bacteriophage
templates. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.
USA. 1994 Mar 15; 91 (6): 2216-2220.
 Cheng, S., Kolmodin, L.A.; XL PCR ...
Restriction Digests of DNA Isolated with the Perfectprep
Gel Cleanup Kit
... in purified
The Perfectprep Gel Cleanup kit was used to purify a 3.49 kb PCR1 fragment
amplified from bacteriophage
Lambda. The purified DNA was subjected to
restriction enzyme digestion using EcoRI, EcoRV and HindIII. The digests
were done in ...
Purified Single-Stranded M13 DNA for Automated Sequencing
... DNA purification kit allows
easy, quick, and reliable purification of bacteriophage
single-stranded DNA. The
yield of single-stranded DNA recovered from ... StrataPrep M13 method of Phagescript
lysate (a modified M13 bacteriophage
8 ), was at least twice
that obtained from the SGB method ( ...