Some components and technology of the FlashGel™ System are sold under licensing agreements. The nucleic acid stain in this product is manufactured and sold under license from Molecular Probes, Inc., for use only in research applications or quality control, and is covered by pending and issued patents. The FlashGel™ Dock technology contains Clare Chemical Research, Inc. Dark Reader™ transilluminator technology and is covered under US Patents 6,198,107; 6,512,236; and 6,914,250. The electrophoresis technology is licensed from Temple University and is covered under US Patent 6,905,585.