Dodeca™ Silver Stain Kit for Protein Gels #1610481



Kit for silver staining polyacrylamide gels with the small Dodeca Stainer (1653401), for 12 large or 24 midi gels
Safety Data Sheet

Safety Data Sheet



Use Dodeca Silver Stain Kits for the detection of nanogram levels of proteins in 1-D and 2-D electrophoresis gels with a Dodeca Stainer. The kits have been formulated for quick preparation of the volumes of working solutions required for the number of gels to be stained.

  • Can be used to stain individual gels
  • High sensitivity; 0.25–0.5 ng for BSA
  • Staining complete in less than 3 hours
  • Low background staining and fewer artifacts to enhance the detection of low-abundance proteins
  • Optimized to minimize silver residue deposition in the Dodeca Stainer
  • Compatible with mass spectrometry, without any further treatment

Product Contents

  • Sensitizer concentrate (SC), 700 ml                  
  • Background reducer concentrate (BRC), 75 ml                    
  • Silver reagent concentrate (SRC), 140 ml                  
  • Development buffer concentrate (DBC), 700 ml                  
  • Image developer concentrate (IDC) (contains formaldehyde), 2.50 ml                 
  • Quick reference card

Packaging Options

Compatible Dodeca Stainer, max gel size Number of Gels Catalog Number
Large (1653400), 25.6 x 23 cm Up to 12 large 1610480
Small (1653401), 20 x 20.5 cm Up to 12 large or 24 midi 1610481

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Staining and Visualization of Proteins After 2-D Electrophoresis