HomeFAQsCan Taq DNA Polymerase be used for nick translation?
FAQ: Can Taq DNA Polymerase be used for nick translation?
Yes. The 5' flap endonuclease activity of Taq DNA Polymerase facilitates nick translation. DNA Polymerase I (E. coli) (NEB# M0209) is another good choice for nick translation enabled by the inherent 5'→3' exonuclease activity of the enzyme.