Patent Number: 7,824,532

Title: Apparatus and method for electrophoresis

Abstract: Apparatus for conducting electrophoresis therein includes a chamber with a gel matrix. The chamber has a first sealed region and a second sealed region, and an anode within the first sealed region of the chamber and in contact with the gel matrix, and a cathode within the second sealed region and in contact with the gel matrix. At least one of the electrodes also provides ions for driving the electrophoresis. The apparatus further includes a matrix with at least one sparingly water-soluble salt.

Inventors: Cabilly; Shmuel (Gedera, IL), Yogev; Uri (Yavne, IL), Margalit; Ilana (Ramat Gan, IL)

Assignee: Life Technologies Corporation

International Classification: G01N 27/26 (20060101); G01N 27/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00