NEB Tools Now Available on the New England Biolabs iPhone App

IPSWICH, MA (January 21, 2010) – New England Biolabs’ (NEB) popular web tools, Double Digest Finder and Enzyme Finder, are now available for the iPhone™ and iPod® Touch. These tools to help design restriction enzyme experiments are frequently visited on the NEB website; making them available as free downloads brings their accessibility closer to the bench. 

Double Digest Finder recommends optimum conditions for a double digest, including buffer, incubation temperature and supplement requirements. Simple scrolling lists allow you to choose two enzymes and get all the information you need quickly. 

Enzyme Finder allows you to sort restriction enzymes by category, sequence or name, and provides detailed information for each enzyme. The tool contains links directly to the NEB website, as well as allowing you to send the results directly to your e-mail account. 

For 35 years, New England Biolabs has strived to provide valuable technical information to researchers. From an award winning catalog to the extensive technical reference content on the NEB website, it is committed to providing all the information necessary to design successful experiments. The NEB Tools app brings this information to customers in a new and convenient format. 

Look for exciting updates to the NEB Tools app as NEB continues to offer relevant and useful technical information to customers.

About NEB

Established in mid 1970’s, New England Biolabs, Inc. leads the industry in the discovery and production of enzymes for molecular biology applications and now offers the largest selection of recombinant and native enzymes for genomic research. NEB continues to expand its product offerings into areas related to PCR, gene expression, cellular analysis, markers and ladders, competent cells and RNA analysis. New England Biolabs is a privately held company headquartered in Ipswich, MA and has extensive worldwide distribution through a network of exclusive distributors, agents and five subsidiaries located in Canada, China, Germany, Japan and the UK. For more information about New England Biolabs visit

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