Formaldehyde in PBS is a common fixative reagent for histology in light microscopy and electron microscopy applications. It can also be a powerful disinfectant that kills both bacteria, fungi, and their spores.
Formaldehyde is provided at 4% is the ideal concentration for fixing tissue samples at about 1 mm per hour. PBS is a stable, gentle buffer for a wide range of biological samples.
Formaldehyde can be used along with any of our high quality ChIP sequencing buffers. bioWORLD offers everything you need for gel electrophoresis, where Formaldehyde can be a powerful denaturing agent.
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See "DNA extraction from formalin-fixed material" by PubMed