Plasmid Preparation

Sample Submission Guidelines

Sample Type Sample Guideline
Clonal Plasmid DNA 100 ng in water or TE; 5 µl of DNA at 200 ng/µl
Colonies on agar <3 days old; single and well isolated
Clonal Agar stab samples agar stabs
Clonal Glycerol stocks 200 µl of frozen stock
Frozen bacterial cell pellets varies by scale


GENEWIZ offers DNA prep services at serveral of our labs, including San Francisco, New Jersey & Boston.

GENEWIZ San Francisco
4000 Shoreline Ct, Suite 400
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Tel: 510-705-1455

GENEWIZ Global Headquarters
115 Corporate Boulevard
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
Tel: 908-222-0711

733 Concord Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-300-0184

Direct Shipping (FedEx, UPS): 

If a Drop Box is not available, or if your starting material requires dry ice, please use an overnight delivery service such as FedEx or UPS. A print out of the online “order summary” page must be included with the material. 

All direct shipments should be sent to:
115 Corporate Boulevard 
South Plainfield, NJ 07080 

GENEWIZ Drop Box (if available): 

Starting material that is stable at room temperature may be submitted via a GENEWIZ Drop Box (when available).  A print out of the online “order summary” page must be included with the material. Contact to request a Drop Box pick-up for your location or if you have any Drop Box questions.