For lysis of cells and tissues before RNA isolation
Buffer RLT is a lysis buffer for lysing cells and tissues prior to RNA isolation and simultaneous RNA/DNA/Protein isolation. When following RNeasy Plus or AllPrep DNA/RNA procedures, Buffer RLT Plus should be used.
2.5 ml (100 mg/ml; 7000 units/ml, solution)
Unit definition: That amount of enzyme causing the hydrolysis of RNA at a rate such that k (velocity constant) equals unity (Kunitz units) at 25°C and pH 5.0.