From 2013hs.igem.org


New England Biolabs is kindly providing all approved iGEM high school teams, including international teams, with one of the reagent kits listed below at no cost! Each team can select from either the BioBrick™ Assembly Kit (1) or the Gibson Assembly™ Cloning Kit (2), details of which are listed below:

  1. BioBrick Assembly Kit
    • E0546S: BioBrick Assembly Kit (includes 4 restriction enzymes plus T4 DNA Ligase)
    • C3019I: NEB 10-beta Competent E. coli
  2. Gibson Assembly Cloning Kit
    • E5510S: Gibson Assembly Cloning Kit (includes NEB 5-alpha Competent E. coli)

To request your materials, send an email with your team name and shipping address to: neb-offer (at) igem.org. Teams will be limited to requesting one of these two kits each. Please also note that C3019I and E5510S require storage at -80ºC, if the competent cells are not immediately used. Other kit components, such as enzymes, will require storage at -20ºC.