When BLT is about beads and transposases and not bacon and tomatoes Show more
The #Nextera DNA Flex kits use bead-bound #Tn5 transposase to 1) standardise the size range of the #sequencing libraries and 2) standardise the amount yielded by the reaction (which is a crucial step before loading the #Illumina DNA sequencers). I had completely overlooked it for quite some time. I did not try it, but the idea is smart. I have not looked at the price either...
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