irwinsue at inlink.com
Fri May 2 20:34:17 EST 1997
In article <220.127.116.1170502140615.006e52c0 at imm2.imm.uth.tmc.edu>,
dhavilan at IMM2.IMM.UTH.TMC.EDU ("David L. Haviland, Ph.D.") wrote:
> >Does anyone know a machine that is able to work with the following
> >400 V, 125 uF
> Yes... The BTX EC600 can do exactly what you want. That's why I opted for
> it rather than the device you are using.
As a user of the Gene Pulser 2, I can tell you that 400V and 125uF is a
pretty vanilla setting that it and any decent electroporater should be
able to handle. I think Steffen's particular needs were these former
settings plus this latter statement...
"Additionally I have to place a 5 Ohm resistance in series with the
This spec I'm not aware of in Bio-Rad's or BTX's machines, both of which
our group tested (we opted for Bio-Rad's unit on general quality and
reproducibility issues plus personal subjectiveness of course).
Susan Saporito-Irwin, PhD
Wash U Sch of Med
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