EDTA is a chelator of divalent cations and inhibits enzymes such as metalloproteases that require divalent cations for activity.

EDTA is used in some electrophoresis buffer systems since proteolytic enzymes are cation dependent. The addition of EDTA reduces the chance for sample degradation.

This product is for Research USE only.

IBI offers EDTA in powder (100g & 500g) and solution form (100ml & 400ml).