Potassium acetate buffer-ML006-100ML

Potassium acetate buffer-ML006-100ML

₹ 640.00 *
  • Brand: HIMEDIA
  • Catalog No.: ML006-100ML
  • Quantity/Unit: 100ml/EA
  • Usually Shipped in: 2-3 Weeks

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Min Orderable Qty : 1 Pack

For lab/research use only, unless otherwise specified


Potassium acetate buffer, is supplied by HiMedia. It is available in the form of a colourless solution with a pH in the range of 5.5 to 5.7. Potassium acetate is used as a buffer in molecular biology research, notably in the isolation of DNA. Potassium acetate buffer is 3M with respect to potassium, 5M with respect to acetate with a pH of 5.55.7. It is extensively used in molecular biology. This solution is sterile and ready to use. It is advisable to store this product room temperature (15-25C).

Potassium acetate is the potassium salt of acetic acid. It is prepared by the reaction of a potassium containing base e.g. potassium hydroxide or potassium carbonate with acetic acid. Potassium acetate buffer is extensively used in molecular biology for alkaline lysis mini-prep, nucleic acid precipitation, as a buffer, for precipitating RNA following in-vitro transcription, as a certified RNase-free solution to be used in RNA-based applications.

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