Most E.coli strains are compatible to Champion™ E. coli Transformation Kit. However, different E. coli strains vary in their ability to be transformed with DNA.
Efficiency of strains and their derivatives is listed below, when prepared with the Champion™ E. coli Transformation Kit.
E. coli strains
*E. coli strains are liquid cultured following standard protocol for preparation of competent cells (at 25°C until OD600 reached ~0.5).