DNA from old bones

Andy Dizon andy at POOH.UCSD.EDU
Fri Jun 25 10:36:55 EST 1993

We have a need to amplify DNA from museum skull specimens.  When there is 
skin tissue stuck on the old bones, we expect we won't have any trouble.
However, what about cleaned bones?  We'd appreciate any hints, references,
warnings (old curses, etc.) regarding extraction methods.


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