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MetaPhor® Agarose

Catalog #: 50184

MetaPhor® Agarose, 500 g, highest resolution agarose, ideal for small PCR fragments.

 2’901.00 CHF

Product Overview

MetaPhor® Agarose is a high resolution agarose that challenges polyacrylamide. MetaPhor® Agarose is an intermediate melting temperature (75°C) agarose with twice the resolution capabilities of the finest-sieving agarose products. For example, a 200 bp DNA fragment can be separated from a 204 bp fragment. Using fast running protocols DNA differing in size by 1% can be resolved in as little as 1.5 hours in a 20 cm long horizontal or vertical gel format. MetaPhor® Agarose gels (2% to 4%) approximate the resolution of polyacrylamide gels (4% to 8%). These agarose gels are ideal for resolving AMPFLPs, STRs, and tri- and tetranucleotide repeats. Ideal for small PCR fragments, MetaPhor® Agarose is the choice agarose for resolving hard to see bands.


Analytical Specifications

Gelling temperature (3%) ≤35°C
Melting temperature (3%) ≤75°C
Gel strength (3%) ≥300 g/cm²

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  • All Lonza Agarose is quality tested to certify performance
  • Very fine resolution of small DNA fragments
  • High gel strength
  • Low EEO


  • Small Fragments
  • PCR

Content & Storage


  • MetaPhor® Agarose 500 g


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