Reagent manufactured under GMP controls suitable for use in research and IVD application. This product is a ready-to-use 6 M guanidine hydrochloride solution. Guanidine hydrochloride is commonly used as a denaturant, because of its ability to break hydrogen bonds between amino acid residues. It is used as a common protein denaturant in the purification and extraction of mRNA, nucleic acids and proteins from cellular material, acting as a strong RNase inhibitor, protecting cellular transcripts from degradation during tissue extraction. High quality reagent shipped at room temperature.