Recommendations for Infinium Array XC4 reagent use and storage
The undiluted XC4 reagent ships at room temperature.
Illumina recommends storing both undiluted XC4 and XC4 that has
been diluted with ethanol at room temperature.
XC4 can be re-used up to six times over a two-week period for a
maximum of up to 24 BeadChips.
After ethanol has been added
to the XC4, Illumina recommends clearly marking the bottle as
‘diluted’ to avoid mix-up with any undiluted XC4 bottles. Cite the
date of dilution to track the recommended two-week storage.
The XC4 reagent bottle label displays the expiration date of the
undiluted reagent. Illumina supports its products within the