Components for Assay Kits

Individual Components for Ames Mutagenicity Assays

Ames test components

Specific items for the Ames mutagenicity assay kits can be ordered separately:

Catalog no. Description Storage Size
11-401.3L Mutazyme 30% S9 Mix for Moltox FT Kits -20°C 3.25 ml
11-401.6L 30% Mutazyme S9 Mix for Moltox FT Kits -20°C 6.5 ml
22-147 Ampicillin 4°C 50 mg
26-710.05 Moltox FT Exposure medium RT 50 ml
26-710.1 Moltox FT Exposure medium RT 100 ml
26-710.25 Moltox FT Exposure medium RT 250 ml
26-711.3 Moltox FT Reversion Indicator medium RT 300 ml
26-711.5 Moltox FT Reversion Indicator medium RT 500 ml
26-712.05 Moltox FT Growth medium RT 50 ml
26-712.1 Moltox FT Growth medium RT 100 ml
26-712.25 Moltox FT Growth medium RT 250 ml
26-714.1 TGA-Culture medium RT 100 ml
26-715 10 x TGA-Culture medium RT 10 ml
26-716 B-Buffer RT 35 ml
26-718 Stop reagent RT 30 ml
22-148L ONPG -20°C 4.95 mg
22-149 2-Mercaptoethanol RT 100 µl
60-157 CC 2-Aminoanthracene 4°C 100 µg/vial
60-157.2 CC 2-Aminoanthracene 4°C 2 mg/vial
60-158 CC 9-Aminoacridine hydrochloride 4°C 500 µg/vial
60-159 CC 4-Nitroquinoline-N-oxide 4°C 50 µg/vial
60-160 CC N4-Aminocytidine 4°C 2.5 mg/vial
60-161 CC 2-Nitrofluorene 4°C 50 µg/vial
60-163 CC 4-Nitroquinoline-N-oxide 4°C 12.5 µg/vial
60-164 CC 2-Aminoanthracene 4°C 50 µg/vial
71-098.2L STDisc TA98, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
71-100.2L STDisc TA100 - lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
71-1535.2L STDisc TA1535, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
71-1537.2L STDisc TA1537, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
72-002.2L ECDisc WP2 trp, pKM101, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
72-003.2L ECDisc WP2 trp, uvrA, pKM101, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
72-188.2L ECDisc WP2 trp, uvrA, lyoph. 4°C 2 discs/vial
73-1535psK PTM Salmonella typhimurium TA1535/pSK1002 -80°C 1 vial

The Salmonella typhimurium strain TA1535/pSK1002 for use in the SOS/UMU-test is described by Oda et al.1 and is offered in Proprietary Transport Medium (PTM).

Please note: The bacterial strains contained in STDiscs and ECDiscs are potential etiologic agents and are intended for use only by those skilled in the safe handling of potentially infectious agents.

Individual Components for Ames II Assay Kits

Specific items for the Ames IImutagenicity assay kits can be ordered separately:
Ames II is a brand of BioReliance®. The components are manufactured by MOLTOX®.

Catalog no. Description Storage Size
32-71098 TA98 discs 4°C 2 discs/vial
32-71001 TAMix discs 4°C 2 discs/vial
32-26001 Exposure medium 4°C 100 ml
32-26003 Growth medium RT 100 ml
32-26005 Indicator medium 4°C 300 ml
32-26007 Ampicillin, sterile -20°C 50 mg
32-60107 2-Aminoanthracene 4°C 125 µg
32-60111 2-Nitrofluorene 4°C 100 µg
32-60127 4-Nitroquinoline-N-oxide 4°C 50 µg
11-401.3L Mutazyme 30% S9 Mix for Ames II kits -20°C 3.25 ml

According to the German “Gentechnikgesetz” TA1535/pSK1002 has been classified as “genetically modified organism” (GVO/GMO) of risk group 1/BSL1. Please check for appropriate regulations in your country.

1 Oda Y., Nakamura S., Oki I., Kato T., Shinagawa H. Evaluation of the new system (umu-test) for the detection of environmental mutagens and carcinogens. Mutation Research 147(5):219-29, 1985.