This product is currently on backorder. We recommend the chemical competent version, NEB 5-alpha Competent E. coli (NEB #C2987H/I) as an alternative. If you can only use electrocompetent cells for your application, please contact our Customer Service Team to explore further options.
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NEB 5-alpha Electrocompetent Competent E. coli is a derivative of the popular DH5α. It is T1 phage resistant and endA deficient for high-quality plasmid preparations.
NEB 5-alpha Electrocompetent E. coli cells are optimized for high transformation efficiency by electroporation. These cells are ideal for DNA library constructions and all cloning purposes.
The following reagents are supplied with this product:
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