TeenPrep Lysing Matrix Z 15 mL tube contains 2.0 mm diameter Yttria-Stabilized Zirconium Oxide beads.
Lysing Matrix Z is used primarily for lysis of animal and plant tissue, tougher stems, roots and seeds and whole insects. Matrix Z is an alternative to the very agressive Matrix A in applications such as RNA and protein isolation from very tough tissue.
Nucleic Acid Isolation, Nucleic Acid Extraction, Proteomics, Purification and Detection, Protein Purification, DNA Purification, Plant Tissue Processing, Tissue Analysis, Bacterial Lysis, Yeast Lysis, Fungal Tissue Analysis, Animal Cell Lysis, Animal Tissue Analysis, Microbiome Studies, Metabolite Extraction, Grind Seeds, Homogenization
|Alternate Names||Z Matrix|
|Application Notes||Lysing Matrix Z is used primarily for lysis of animal and plant tissue, tougher stems, roots and seeds and whole insects. Matrix Z is an alternative to the very agressive Matrix A in applications such as RNA and protein isolation from very tough tissue.|
|Average Size||1.5 - 2.0 mm|
|Base Catalog Number||6978005|
|Bead Material||Yttria-stabilized zirconium oxide|
|Bead Size||2.0 mm|
|FastPrep Instruments Models||All Metal TeenPrep (12x15 mL), ConeFlex Legacy (allows all FP24 adapters on FP96), CoolTeenPrep (6x15 mL), TeenFlex (24x15 mL), TeenPrep (12x15 mL)|
|Format||15 mL tube|
|Hardness||Mohs 9, Rockwell A <87, Vickers <1350|
|Molecular Formula||ZrO2 95%, Y2O3 5%|
|Personal Protective Equipment||If working with biological, toxic, hazardous or infectious samples use hand protection (Latex, Nitrile or other protective approved material gloves), skin and body protection (labcoat and long-sleeves) and eye protection (safety glasses with side-shields). Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practices.|
|Sample Type||Animal Tissues, Cultured Cells, Kidney, Liver, Plant Tissue, Soft Tissue|
|Sample Volume||up to 2 g per prep|