In <47fo1j$1h1 at lyra.csx.cam.ac.uk> Ricky Critcher
<rc at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk> writes:
>>Does anybody know of a method to extract DNA from cells treated for
>metaphase spreads by the standard method and stored in fix (3:1
>to acetic acid).
>>Ouch!!! The DNA would be destroyed by the acid in the fixative. You
need to harvest your chromosomes and store them in ethanol. Never