Reusing "disposable" electroporation cuvettes
klenchin at macc.wisc.edu
Mon Jul 17 19:13:36 EST 1995
>We recently acquired a BTX E. coli TransPorator which came
>We're wondering how many times we can reuse these
>discard them. Are there any signs to indicate when they
should be thrown out?
Clean as any labware, soak in 70% EtOH, rince with sterile
water. Generally it's fine to reuse them 2-3 times, but be
aware that the probability of arcing encreases
significantly with every use.
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