Thermostable Klenow

Ashok Aiyar aiyar at
Wed Nov 27 11:15:39 EST 1996

On Wed, 27 Nov 1996 14:10:10 +0000, Dr. Duncan Clark <duncan at> wrote:
>In article <jkropp-2611961242300001 at>, Jerry Kropp
><jkropp at> writes
>>Hi Netters:
>>Anyone out there know of a source of thermostable Klenow (if that's not an
>Klenow has both polymerase and 3'-5' proofreading exonuclease. You can
>get KlenTaq which is thermophilic but has no 3'-5' exo. Pfu and Pwo
>should be functionally equivalent to Klenow.

Or Vent or DeepVent.  I do not know how the error rates of any of these
(Vent, D.Vent, Pfu, Pwo) compare to the error rate of Klenow.


Ashok Aiyar, Ph.D.
McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison

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