Bacterial Genomic DNA Isolation Kit

For the rapid preparation of genomic DNA from bacteria

  • Isolate genomic DNA from all types of bacteria (both Gram-positive and Gram-negative)
  • Rapid and convenient spin column protocol
  • 96-well format available for high throughput
  • High yield, high quality DNA for sensitive downstream applications including sequencing, PCR, qPCR and more

Bacterial Genomic DNA Isolation Kit Figure 1

Items Cat. # Size
Bacterial Genomic DNA Isolation Kit 17900 50 preps
Bacterial Genomic DNA Isolation 96-Well Kit 17950 2 x 96-well plates

Bacterial Genomic DNA Isolation Kit

This kit is designed for the rapid spin column preparation of genomic DNA from 2 x 109 viable bacterial cells (between 0.5 and 1.0 mL of culture). This kit can be used for both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria including Escherichia coli and Bacillus cereusPurified genomic DNA is of an excellent quality and yield, and is fully compatible with restriction enzyme digestions, sequencing, PCR, qPCR and more. Also available in 96-well format for high throughput applications.

Kit Specifications (Spin Columns)
Maximum Input
2 x 109 bacterial cells
Column Binding Capacity
25 µg
Average Yield*
Up to 20 µg
Time to Complete 10 Purifications
1 hour
Kit Specifications (96-well)
Maximum Input
2 x 109 bacterial cells
Well Binding Capacity
25 µg
Average Yield*
Up to 20 µg*
Time to Complete 10 Purifications
90 minutes

* Yield will vary depending on the type of sample processed

Storage Conditions and Product Stability
The Proteinase K should be stored at -20°C upon arrival and after reconstitution. All other solutions should be kept tightly sealed and stored at room temperature. These reagents should remain stable for at least 1 year in their unopened containers.



Kit Components
Component Cat. 17900 (50 preps)
Resuspension Solution A 20 mL
Lysis Buffer P 18 mL
Solution BX 28 mL
Wash Solution A 18 mL
Elution Buffer B 30 mL
Proteinase K 12 mg
Spin Columns inserted into Collection Tubes 50
Elution Tubes (1.7 mL) 50
Product Insert 1
Component Cat. 17950 (96-well)
Resuspension Solution 60 mL
Lysis Solution 60 mL
Binding Solution 110 mL
Wash Solution 2 x 34 mL
Elution Buffer 50 mL
Proteinase K 50 mg
96-well Filter Plate 2
Adhesive Tape 4
Collection Plate 2
Elution Plate 2
Product Insert 1
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