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May 20, 2019

Four times faster than PCR – Get your free Dual Lab timer!

Molecular Biology Discover Isothermal Amplification 2.0 & get your free Dual Lab timer

Here we introduce our genetically optimized Saphir Bst2.0 Polymerase that allows even faster amplification at constant temperature. Receive results in less than 30 min time and reduce costs by half!

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May 16, 2019


Click Chemistry

Now available! Our new class of tetrazine-dye reagents new class of tetrazine-dye reagents shows high reaction rates and permits fluorescent labeling with diminished background staining.

May 16, 2019

DADPS and Disulfide Biotin Azides

Click Chemistry Probes & Epigenetics

Cleavable biotin-azid-conjugates for capture and release approaches under acidic and reductive conditions have now been added to our catalog!

May 07, 2019

Safe Storage and Shipping of Cryo-EM Samples

Crystallography & Cryo-EM Learn more...

From Cryo-EM Grid Boxes to Dry Shippers: Get the complete product package to safely store and ship your Cryo-EM Samples!

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May 03, 2019

Saphir Bst2.0 Polymerase

Molecular Biology

Saphir Bst2.0 Polymerase is a genetically improved Bst enzyme for rapid amplification of DNA at constant temperature. Its high strand displacement and polymerization activity allows the detection of a target gene within 10-30 minutes.

Apr 30, 2019

Time to wake up

General LEXSY Expression Good Deeds

The World Health Organization defines 20 neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). They mainly affect the poorest of the poor - and this is precisely why they receive little attention in research.
Learn about our support in fighting sleeping sickness!

Apr 10, 2019

LEXSY in Kinetoplastid Research

LEXSY Expression Research parasites the safe way – with LEXSY

Researching pathogenic parasites can be difficult due to strict laboratory requirements and the risk of infection. LEXSY can be used to investigate kinetoplastids in a safe and convenient way.

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Mar 20, 2019

Removal of contaminating DNA & RNA

Molecular Biology Get the turbo going!

During protein purification it is essential to remove residual nucleic acids efficiently. This is most readily achieved by non-site specific, enzymatic DNA/RNA degradation using Turbo Nuclease.

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Mar 13, 2019

Get the best ice!

Crystallography & Cryo-EM Learn more...

Protein sample vitrification for Cryo-EM is still a major bottleneck. The Cryo-EM V-Kit – our Vitrification Starter Kit – can help in this crucial step!

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Mar 07, 2019

New Section: RNA Technologies

RNA Technologies Learn more...

Looking for products to support your RNA research? Then have a look here!

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Feb 28, 2019

Breaking new grounds in biosensing & imaging

Molecular Biology Check out more!

Here we introduce a highly versatile tool for bioconjugation, -sensing and -imaging. Check out more!

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Feb 27, 2019

New in Cryo-EM: C-flats™

C-flat™ is an ultra-flat, holey carbon support film for biological samples in Cryo-EM techniques.

Feb 21, 2019

Fission Impossible: Non-hydrolyzable nucleotide analogs

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Non-Hydrolyzable Nucleotides

To study:

  • protein-protein interactions
  • structure and dynamics of protein-nucleotide-complexes
  • NTPase kinetics
Learn more!

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Feb 20, 2019

Improve sample preparation for Cryo-EM!

… and test our Cryo-EM V-Kit - a Vitrification Starter Kit to facilitate the search for the optimal vitrification condition for both soluble and membrane proteins.

Feb 18, 2019

New Section: RNA Technologies

RNA Technologies

Looking for products to support your RNA research? Have a look at our new RNA Technologies section.
Our product portfolio will constantly be extended. Want to stay updated?
Sign up for our RNATech newsletter or contact us at rnatech@jenabioscience.com!

Feb 14, 2019

DNA purification: No centrifuge - No problem!

Molecular Biology DNA purification: No centrifuge - No problem!

You could have finished DNA isolation in no time, if only...
...the centrifuge hadn’t been occupied all day
...there had been something left from the maxi prep
...it hadn’t been tons of samples to process at the same time
Learn about better ways!

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Feb 01, 2019

Extended Nick Translation Kit Portfolio

Probes & Epigenetics

We now offer AF555-based and AF647-based Nick Translation Labeling Kits.
AF555 and AF647 are structural analogs to Alexa Fluor® 555 and Alexa Fluor® 647, respectively. Check out our complete portfolio of Biotin/Digoxigenin-based and Fluorescent Nick Translation Kits as well.

Jan 30, 2019

LEXSY: Membrane Protein Expression & Crystallization

LEXSY Expression Membrane Protein Expression with LEXSY

Integral membrane proteins are hard to express with common recombinant expression systems. Learn how LEXSY can help!

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Jan 24, 2019

High Speed His-Tag Detection

Molecular Biology His Detect Solution

Want to detect His-tag fusion proteins
...in just 15 - 90 min time?
...with no need to apply a second antibody?
...without significant hands-on time?
Then read more here!

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Jan 23, 2019

Wir stellen ein / We are hiring


Offene Positionen: Synthesechemiker/in sowie Chemielaborant/in bzw. Chemisch-technische/r Assistent/in. Details entnehmen Sie bitte dieser Seite.

Jan 18, 2019

Shining a Spotlight on Nucleotide-Protein Interactions

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Fluorescent nucleotide conjugates are analytical tools with exceptional versatility. By covering a plethora of fluorescence-based techniques they are applied as drug screening probes, in cytoskeletal imaging and in nucleotide-protein interaction studies. Learn more!

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Jan 17, 2019

Gold Nano Particles

Molecular Biology

Carboxyl-functionalized Gold Nanorods for covalent coupling of DNA, peptides, antibodies or other custom-specific biomolecules are now available.

Jan 09, 2019

XP Screen: The Protein Crystal Glue

Crystallography & Cryo-EM XP Screen with TEW

Discover our XP Screen with TEW – the protein crystal glue – and benefit from improved crystal quality and resolution!

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Dec 12, 2018

Not just talking!


With your purchases you become part of stories that go far beyond the daily business. Stories of helpfulness, hunger for education and cosmopolitanism. None of this would be possible without your loyalty. Many thanks for that!
Read the full story...

Dec 04, 2018

Nick Translation-based DNA Probe Labeling

Probes & Epigenetics

Looking for reliable and convenient Nick Translation Labeling Kits? Check out our Digoxigenin, Biotin and Fluorescent Nick Translation Kit portfolio!

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Nov 30, 2018

Wir stellen ein / We are hiring


Festanstellung als Biologie-/ChemielaborantIn o.ä. in Teilzeit (ca. 50 %) sowie Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft im Bereich Proteinkristallographie (m/w). Details entnehmen Sie bitte dieser Seite.

Nov 30, 2018


Nucleotides & Nucleosides

LNA-ATP, LNA-GTP, LNA-CTP and LNA-UTP for DNA and RNA incorporation studies are now available.

Nov 26, 2018

Nourseothricin (clonNAT): Antibiotic of choice for long-term cultivation

LEXSY Expression Learn more

Antibiotic instability is often a problem in long-term cultivation experiments. Nourseothricin entirely circumvents this problem. Learn more here:

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Nov 22, 2018

Endpoint PCR Guide

Molecular Biology

Download our new Endpoint PCR Guide:

  • Direct and Multiplex PCR
  • Thermostable DNA Polymerases
  • dNTP Mixes, Bundles & Singles
  • Buffer and Enhancer
  • Gel, Loading and Staining
Click here for the PDF!

Nov 20, 2018

qPCR: Have it run during coffee break!

Molecular Biology Want to learn how to reduce qPCR running time by half?

Looking for ways to

  • receive qPCR results much faster?
  • process large sample quanitities effectively?
  • share PCR instruments within a lab efficiently?
Learn how to reduce qPCR running time by half!

read more

Nov 06, 2018

Stock up Crystallization Plates now!

Crystallography & Cryo-EM MRC Plates

Use your remaining budget and refill your inventory of crystallization plates now! The approved MRC crystallization plates are available at permanently low prices.

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Nov 02, 2018

Real-Time PCR as fast as your coffee break!

Molecular Biology

40 cycles in 30 minutes – check out our new Fast qPCR Mixes available for dye- (SYBR Green) and probe-based detection.

Oct 30, 2018

Nucleotide Chemotherapeutics – A Success Story Goes On!

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Tenofovir

Antiviral and Cytostatic Nucleotide Analogs to

  • Study pharmacology
  • Elucidate metabolic pathways
  • Improve the potency
Check out our range of nucleotide chemotherapeutic derivatives!

read more

Oct 19, 2018

AF-Dyes (also known as Alexa Fluor® dyes)

Probes & Epigenetics AF-Dyes - Learn more here!

Looking for photostable, affordable fluorescent dyes? Check our AF-Dye product portfolio!

read more

Oct 15, 2018

HEC-21 and Murnau Conference Pictures

General Crystallography & Cryo-EM

In September we attended HEC-21 meeting and Murnau Conference. View our picture gallery here and download Christin's talks here!

Oct 12, 2018

XtalTool – The All-in-One Tool for sensitive Crystals

Crystallography & Cryo-EM XtalTool - Learn how it works!

The XtalTool is used in all steps from crystallization, ligand soaking and data collection without any direct crystal handling. Learn how it works!

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Sep 26, 2018

Expression and Crystallization of Plant Proteins from LEXSY

LEXSY Expression Express Plant Proteins with LEXSY

Want to express plant proteins, but E. coli expression doesn't work? Click below for successful examples of expression, crystallization and structure elucidation of plant proteins from LEXSY!

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Sep 24, 2018

4-Seleno-dTTP: NGS-based mapping of m6A-modified RNA sites

Nucleotides & Nucleosides How it works

4SedTTP permits the identification of methylated adenosines

  • at single nucleotide resolution
  • without antibodies
  • in an NGS-based approach
How it works:

read more

Sep 18, 2018


Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Compatible with many automated sample mounting systems worldwide: The Uni-Puck System is now available from Jena Bioscience.

Sep 15, 2018

Real-Time PCR Guide

Molecular Biology

Download our new Real-Time PCR Guide:

  • dye- and probe-based mixes
  • single to multiplex
  • dual labeled probes
  • qPCR lyophilisates
  • qPCR FastMixes
Click here for the PDF!

Sep 14, 2018

Lyophilisation your way!

Molecular Biology Learn how we design individual lyophilisates according to your requirements and applications!

Looking for freeze-dried mixes meeting your special requirements?

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Sep 13, 2018

Why freeze-dried PCR mixes?

Molecular Biology Learn how to benefit from lyophilisation techniques for your PCR!

Modern freeze-drying techniques have revolutionized preservation of perishable materials not only for the chemical industry or food sector.

read more

Sep 12, 2018


Nucleotides & Nucleosides

4SedTTP for precise antibody-independent m6A identification is now available.

Sep 06, 2018

DNA Probe Labeling: Limited by low Amounts of gDNA Template?

Probes & Epigenetics Check on WGA-based options for DNA probe labeling!

Whole genome amplification (WGA) is routinely used for amplification of limited amounts of genomic DNA (gDNA).

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Aug 31, 2018

Nucleotides & qPCR: Easy online Search

General Nucleotides & Nucleosides Click Chemistry Molecular Biology Probes & Epigenetics Nucleotides & qPCR: Easy online Search

Looking for nucleotides based on their structure or for a specific application?
Want to find the most suitable qPCR mix for your assay?

read more

Aug 24, 2018

Extended AF-Dye Portfolio

Click Chemistry Probes & Epigenetics

We now offer NHS ester, Maleimide, (Picolyl-)Azide, Alkyne and DBCO-functionalized versions of AF-Dyes (also known as Alexa Fluor® Dyes) such as AF488, AF555, AF594 and AF647.

Aug 23, 2018

New Brochure "Lyophilisation"

Molecular Biology

No fridge required – learn more about our Ready-to-Use PCR Lyophilisates in our new brochure "Lyophilisation"!

Aug 03, 2018

New function: Get individual CofA yourself!


You require a CofA for a product you ordered from Jena Bioscience? Now you can download it yourself!

read more

Aug 02, 2018

Hapten-modified Nucleotides for DNA/RNA Labeling

Probes & Epigenetics

New brochure available - download it here!

Jul 03, 2018

dNTP Guide – High Performance Nucleotides

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Molecular Biology

Because nucleotides don't get better than this. Click here!

Jul 03, 2018

Labeled DNA probes from limited amounts of gDNA

Probes & Epigenetics Molecular Biology

Use Phi29-based whole genome amplification (WGA) followed by Klenow labeling for labeled DNA probe preparation from limited amounts of DNA.

Jun 29, 2018

Online Search Tools


Now online: Check out our easy Search & Selection Tools for

  • Chemical Structures
  • DNA/RNA Labeling
  • PCR Products
  • Fluorescent Nucleotides

Jun 27, 2018

New Pathways to DNA Amplification!

Molecular Biology Discover Isothermal Amplification!

...no lab skills are needed to reproduce genetic material
...no lab is required to amplify and analyse DNA
...anyone can perform DNA amplification in less than 30 minutes

read more

Jun 21, 2018

New in Click Chemistry: 2'-Azido-2'-dATP

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Click Chemistry

We added 2'-Azido-2'-dATP to our Click Chemistry section. For more details please click here.

Jun 05, 2018

Jena Bioscience – 20th Anniversary


In April 2018, Jena Bioscience turned 20 years. See the pictures of our celebration here!

Jun 04, 2018

Di-Adenosine Polyphosphates: Bacterial Signaling Molecules

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

The mode of ApnA function in bacterial signaling is awaiting its elucidation. Click to see what our compounds can contribute!

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May 30, 2018

LEXSY Talk at HKI Jena: Video available

LEXSY Expression

Watch the video of Dr. Andreas Licht's talk "Using the Protozoan Leishmania tarentolae as a Protein Expression System" here!

May 29, 2018

Creating the desired post-translational Modifications with LEXSY

LEXSY Expression Explore the world of LEXSY PTMs!

Is your recombinant protein lacking the necessary post-translational modifications (PTMs)? See how LEXSY can help!

read more

May 28, 2018

Crystallization Buffers

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Crystallization grade buffers at any pH! Discover our new stock solutions and find an overview here!

May 22, 2018

Large Dimension Lipidic Mesophase

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

A size revolution in lipidic cubic phase crystallization! Learn how to provide enough space for your protein to crystallize...

read more

May 18, 2018

Jena Bioscience News Blog


Stay informed about what's new at Jena Bioscience with our News Blog, allowing you to filter news messages by your area of interest. Check it out here!

May 16, 2018

Why are you still using radioactively labeled Probes?

Probes & Epigenetics Nucleotides & Nucleosides Discover the good news!

If you’re running experiments like Northern and Southern blots, or EMSA, you’re probably using radioactively labeled probes, right?
There’s good news and bad news.
The bad news is that radioactively labeled probes have a limited half-life and require special laboratory equipment...

read more

May 09, 2018

New: 3' End Oligonucleotide Labeling Kits

Probes & Epigenetics Nucleotides & Nucleosides

3' End Oligonucleotide Labeling Kits for preparation of Biotin- or Digoxigenin-labeled ssDNA/oligonucleotide probes are now available.

May 08, 2018

High Concentration Biotin-11-UTP

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

We now offer 75 mM Biotin-11-UTP in addition to our standard 10 mM Biotin-11-UTP solution.

May 03, 2018

Cubic Phases with large unit cell dimensions

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

The addition of DSPG creates stable ultraswollen bicontinuous cubic phases, suitable for the crystallization of membrane proteins with large extracellular domains.

May 02, 2018

Preventing unspecific PCR Products

Molecular Biology

Is your polymerase sabotaging your PCR?
Uncontrolled enzymes create non-specific products. Your reaction is in the danger zone as soon as you finish preparing it.

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Apr 18, 2018

FSBA and FSBG: Universal Traps for Triphosphate-Cleaving Enzymes

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Probing ATPases, G-Proteins, Kinases, and Polymerases with Sulfonyl Fluoride Nucleosides – See how it can help your research!

read more

Apr 13, 2018

LEXSY Talk at Hans-Knöll-Institute Jena

LEXSY Expression

On May 15, Dr. Andreas Licht from Jena Bioscience will give a talk about Jena Bioscience's LEXSY Expression System at HKI Jena. Find more information here!

Apr 12, 2018

Biotin-14-dATP and -dCTP for Hi-C Experiments

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Hi-C experiments allow analyses of spatial genome organization. Adjacent genome regions are tagged by enzymatic biotinylation using Biotin-14-dATP or Biotin-14-dCTP and subsequently identified by (next generation) sequencing.

read more

Mar 28, 2018

Nourseothricin as a selection Antibiotic: Stable, reliable, affordable

LEXSY Expression

Due to the growing list of susceptible organisms and its exceptional stability under virtually all cultivation conditions, Nourseothricin has become a Gold Standard selection antibiotic for transgenic organisms from all kingdoms of life.

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Mar 27, 2018

MiCom 2018


We just attended MiCom 2018 in Jena/Germany. View our picture gallery here!

Mar 20, 2018

Get the best out of your Crystals

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

You put in a lot of work getting crystals. Now is the time to prevent crystal damage, simplify cryoprotection and reduce background scattering to get the best possible diffraction data.

read more

Mar 02, 2018

CLICKable Fluorescent Dyes

Click Chemistry Probes & Epigenetics

Find an updated list of available CLICKable Fluorescent Dyes here!

Mar 01, 2018

Catch and Release of Diols with Boronic Acid Agarose

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Proteins

The immobilization of boronic acids on solid support offers a versatile approach to isolate a diverse set of biomolecular diols from complex mixtures. Learn more...

Feb 27, 2018

c-di-AMP – The Messenger You Can't Ignore

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Research on bacterial second messengers has recently experienced tremendous progress, and cyclic di-AMP (c-di-AMP) is one of the rising stars.

read more

Feb 16, 2018

New DNA/RNA labeling nucleotides

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Probes & Epigenetics

We now offer Biotin-14-dCTP, Biotin-11-ATP and dUTP-XX-ATTO-425 for enzymatic DNA/RNA labeling.
Nucleotide Selector for DNA/RNA Labeling

Feb 13, 2018

Photostable CLICK dyes

Click Chemistry Probes & Epigenetics

(Picolyl-)Azide, Alkyne and DBCO-functionalized versions of AF488 (also known as Alexa Fluor®488) and AF594 (also known as Alexa Fluor®594) are now available.

Feb 08, 2018

Cryo-EM Grid Boxes

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

New in Cryo-EM: Cryo-EM Grid Boxes for well-organized and securely stored Cryo-EM samples.

Jan 24, 2018

New product: 5-Ethynylcytosine

Click Chemistry

We now offer 5-Ethynylcytosine for cell type-specific RNA synthesis monitoring via the CD-UPRT pathway.

Jan 16, 2018

Now available: c-di-AMP

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

cyclic-di-AMP - The pleiotropic bacterial second messenger now adds to our cyclic-di-Nucleotide portfolio.

Dec 06, 2017

Now available: FSBG

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

FSBG (5'-O-(4-fluorosulfonylbenzoyl)-guanosine) – a Sulfonyl-Fluoride probe for affinity labeling of Guanine-Nucleotide binding proteins – is now available.

Nov 24, 2017

Goodbye Oligos!

Molecular Biology

After almost 20 years we finally outsource our oligonucleotide product line to Metabion. Modified and unmodified DNA/RNA oligonucleotides are available from Jena Bioscience until December 31st 2017. Dual labeled fluorescent probes are not affected by this change and can be ordered from us as usual.
We thank our customers for many years of loyalty!

Nov 21, 2017

XP Screen: The Protein Crystal Glue

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

The new XP Screen improves crystallization and crystal diffraction quality of challenging targets.

Nov 15, 2017

New online tool: Nucleotide Selector

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Probes & Epigenetics

Select a suitable nucleotide substrate for enzymatic DNA/RNA Labeling with our Nucleotide Selector for DNA/RNA Labeling.

Nov 11, 2017

New Crystallization Plates Overview

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Find a comprehensive overview of all Crystallization Plates available from Jena Bioscience here!

Nov 10, 2017

New Azide-modified (d)UTPs

Nucleotides & Nucleosides Click Chemistry

We now offer 5-Azidomethyl-dUTP and 5-Azidomethyl-UTP.

Nov 02, 2017

Click Chemistry Talk: PDF now available

Click Chemistry Nucleotides & Nucleosides

On October 24, Dr. André Krause gave a talk at HKI Jena titled "Click Chemistry – Expanding the Scope of Nucleic Acid Labeling". Download the slides of the talk now!

Nov 01, 2017

New products & catalog numbers from November 1st

General Molecular Biology

Taq and Hot Start Polymerases come now with a re-optimized Crystal & Ruby Buffer system for reliable amplification results in PCR applications. Click here for details!

Oct 17, 2017

HEC-20 Conference Pictures & Talk

General Crystallography & Cryo-EM

...are now online – check out our pictures here and download Christin's talk on Fragment Screening here!

Oct 13, 2017

New Master Mixes

Molecular Biology

New optimized Master Mixes for routine PCR available: Crystal Taq Master & Ruby Taq Master.

Sep 28, 2017


Nucleotides & Nucleosides Probes & Epigenetics

In addition to dUTP-XX-ATTO-488, we now offer another photostable Fluorescein-12-dUTP alternative with excellent enzymatic substrate properties: dUTP-XX-AF488

Sep 19, 2017

New Cell Penetrating Peptides (CPPs)

Probes & Epigenetics

Now available: Cys-Crotamine, Cys-Minimaurocalcine and Cys-HIV-Tat (47-57, Rr).

Sep 07, 2017

New Catalog "Crystal Screens"

Crystallography & Cryo-EM General

Download our new Catalog "Crystal Screens" or request your printed copy!

Sep 05, 2017

cyclic di-GMP

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Cyclic di-GMP is now available for signal transduction studies.

Aug 28, 2017

Cryo-EM Pucks

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

We now offer advanced Cryo-EM Pucks and Starter Kits to securely transport Cryo-EM samples.

Aug 02, 2017

We sponsor iGEM Teams!


You are a student team and take part in the iGEM competition? Apply for sponsoring here!

Jul 27, 2017

New: Turbo Nuclease

Molecular Biology

Now available: Turbo-Nuclease (also known as Benzonase®) to remove nucleic acid from protein samples.

Jun 19, 2017

CLICK on bacteria

Click Chemistry

We now offer Azide-functionalized saccharides for detection of Gram-negative bacteria, Legionella pneumophila and Myobacteria.

Jun 13, 2017

SCNAC 2017 – Conference Pictures

General Nucleotides & Nucleosides

We just returned from the wonderful SCNAC meeting, held in Český Krumlov/CZ. See our pictures and videos here!

Jun 02, 2017

Open House Day 2017 – Picture Gallery!


Find the pictures from our Open House Day held at May 18, 2017, here!

May 23, 2017

Efficient Cy3 and Cy5 RNA Labeling

Probes & Epigenetics Nucleotides & Nucleosides

We now offer linker-optimized Cy3- and Cy5-modified UTPs (UTP-X-Cy3 (= Cy3-17-UTP) and UTP-X-Cy5 (= Cy5-17-UTP)) for in vitro transcription based labeling.

May 08, 2017

Cryo Tools available

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Discover our new Cryo Tools for easy crystal handling at cryogenic temperatures.

Apr 07, 2017

New Cell penetrating peptides

Probes & Epigenetics

Our portfolio of cell penetrating peptides has been extended by biotinylated hCT(18-32)-k7, biotinylated sC18 as well as Cysteine-functionalized sC18.

Apr 06, 2017

Lipidic Cubic Phase Crystals

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Crystallization in the Lipidic Cubic Phase (LCP) has evolved into an important method for crystallization of membrane
proteins. Learn more in our LCP Flyer!

Apr 05, 2017

New: 19F-NMR probes

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Our new nucleotides can be used as 19F-NMR probes.

Apr 04, 2017

Get the full overview of Molecular Biology products from Jena Bioscience

Molecular Biology General

Download or request our brand new Molecular Biology catalog!

Apr 04, 2017

New DNA Ladders Guide

Molecular Biology General

Download or request our new guide for unstained and fluorescent DNA Ladders!

Mar 30, 2017

MiCom Conference Pictures


Last week we attended MiCom 2017 in Jena. Our videos and pictures are now available – view them here!

Mar 24, 2017

Improved Cy3 and Cy5 DNA labeling efficiency

Probes & Epigenetics Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Linker-optimized Cy3- and Cy5-modified dUTPs (dUTP-XX-Cy3 and
dUTP-XX-Cy5) are now available that show higher labeling efficiencies at similar dTTP substitution rates.

Mar 22, 2017

New: UDP-GalNAz

Click Chemistry

UDP-N-azidoacetylgalactosamine (UDP-GalNAz) is a substrate of ß1,4-galactosyltranferase mutant Y289L-Gal-T1 that transfers the GalNAz moiety to GalNAc residues of proteins and monoclonal antibodies.

Mar 17, 2017

New: Amphipol A8-35

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

A new class of surfactants: Amphipol A8-35 is especially useful for sample preparation in Cryo-EM - to stabilize membrane proteins in a detergent-free aqueous solution.

Feb 02, 2017

Tetrazine and TCO Agaroses

Click Chemistry

Tetrazine Agarose and TCO Agarose are now available for covalent capturing of TCO- or Tetrazine-modified biomolecules, respectively.

Jan 31, 2017

Price cut on 5-hmdCTP and 5-mdCTP

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Check out our significantly reduced prices for 5-hydroxymethyl-dCTP (5-hmdCTP) and 5-methyl-dCTP (5-mdCTP).

Jan 06, 2017


Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Our portfolio of biotinylated nucleotides for enzymatic DNA labeling has been extended by Biotin-14-dATP.

Dec 20, 2016

5-hmC Detection

Click Chemistry

UDP-6-azide-glucose (UDP-6-N3-Glc) is now available for specific Azide-functionalization and subsequent detection/purification of 5-hmC containing DNA.

Nov 24, 2016

Short LCP Lipids

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

7.7 MAG, 7.8 MAG and 7.9 MAG are now available as host lipids for LCP crystallization.

Nov 04, 2016

GppNHp (GMPPNP) - Trisodium salt

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

GppNHp now also available as trisodium salt.

Nov 02, 2016

Easy entry to Fragment Screening

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

… with the Frag Xtal Screen. Avoid misleading biochemical and biophysical prescreening - go directly for fragment-based lead discovery by crystallographic screening!

Oct 06, 2016

Pictures from HEC-19 now online!

General Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Check out our HEC-19 meeting pictures (including Jenga competition!) here!

Sep 21, 2016

5'-RNA labeling

Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Biotin-AMP is now available for 5'-RNA labeling by in vitro transcription.

Sep 16, 2016

m-Aminophenylboronic acid-Agarose

Proteins Nucleotides & Nucleosides

Now available! Immobilized m-Aminophenylboronic acid, our affinity resin of choice for the enrichment of 1,2-cis-diols such as ribonucleotides, cofactors and carbohydrates. Due to its high exclusion limit also suitable for the purification of RNA and glycosylated proteins.

Aug 25, 2016

BTTAA – Improve CuAAC reactions

Click Chemistry

BTTAA, a Cu(I)-chelating ligand, is now available. Optimal CuAAC conditions are achieved in combination with Picolyl-Azide reagents (Picolyl-Azides of fluorescent dyes or Picolyl-Azides of Biotin).

Aug 08, 2016

RNA & DNA Purification and Cleanup Kits

Molecular Biology

Check out the product overview flyer for our RNA & DNA Purification and Cleanup Kits!

Aug 03, 2016

Monitoring of Choline Phospholipid Synthesis

Click Chemistry

Propargyl-choline and
1-Azidoethyl-choline are now available for monitoring of choline-containing phospholipid synthesis

Jul 07, 2016

JBScreen Buffers

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

Discover our new JBScreen Buffers for screening either in the neutral or extreme pH range.

Jul 01, 2016

New Brochure: Non-radioactive Labeling of DNA and RNA

Probes & Epigenetics General

Download it here!

Jun 03, 2016

New Brochure: Labeling of in situ hybridization DNA probes

Probes & Epigenetics General

Download it here!

May 03, 2016

Magnetic attraction for DNA/RNA purification!

Molecular Biology

Discover nucleic acid isolation from whole blood, blood serum or plasma, swabs or bacterial cells by use of magnetic particles.

Apr 13, 2016

New CLICK Chemistry Brochure

Click Chemistry General

Check out our new brochure "CLICK-labeling of cellular metabolites" and order your free printed copy!

Apr 11, 2016

Viral RNA+DNA Preparation Kit

Molecular Biology

Check out our spin-column based RNA + DNA purification kit for blood, serum, tissue or cell culture!

Mar 17, 2016

Universal Restriction Enzyme Buffer & JBSpeed Enzymes

Molecular Biology

Complete digestion with one single universal buffer for all our Restriction Enzymesdownload or order our brand new Restriction Enzyme Poster!

Feb 26, 2016

New: JBScreen LCP

Crystallography & Cryo-EM

96 conditions, designed for the crystallization of integral membrane proteins in the Lipidic Cubic Phase (LCP). Check it out here.

Feb 23, 2016

Increased biocompatibility of CuAAC

Click Chemistry

Picolyl-Azides possess an internal Copper-chelating moiety that allows a significant reduction of Copper concentration without a reduction of reaction efficiency. Check our Fluorescent and Biotinylated Picolyl-Azides!