How to get C. elegans DNA

R. John Lye rjl6n at
Thu Sep 25 14:01:01 EST 1997

Michael Kotarski wrote:
> I have cloned a gene in Drosophila that is conserved in mouse.  I
> think seeking homology in C. elegans is worth a try BUT how do I get
> some DNA.  Can someone send enough for a Southern? or tell me where I
> can get some.  Thank you.

Do you have the sequence of your gene yet?  If so, it might
be worth an "in electro" homology search.  There's enough
of the C. elegans genome that's been sequenced already
that you've got a pretty good shot at it that way.
John Lye

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