Tips include advice on storing enzyme solution correctly, how to avoid excessive light exposure, and why you should keep light exposure of probes to a minimum.
When not in use, ensure that the enzyme solution is stored correctly at 2-8°C to preserve the enzyme activity.
FISH Field Application Scientist, US & Canada
Keep light exposure of probes to a minimum as this can cause photodegradation.
FISH Field Application Specialist, Europe
Use a working reagent box that you take from the freezer instead of all of the probes to minimise light exposure/freeze thaws. Place the box back in the freezer as soon as you remove the probes you need for the day.
Strategic Marketing Manager, CytoCell FISH
Aliquot probe in to smaller vials to avoid excessive light exposure. Only take the probe to be used from the freezer.
FAS Manager - North America