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ethidium bromide disposal

Chris Pittock pittock at rsbs0.anu.edu.au
Thu Jul 7 23:45:59 EST 1994

In article <009800AF.8901E7E0.8 at hal.hahnemann.edu>,
vaidyaa at HAL.HAHNEMANN.EDU wrote:
> Are you sure about ethidium bromide being used as a "sheep dip"?  What for?
> A disinfectant?  There are a bunch of people here who are quite paranoid about
> ethidium bromide disposal.  I would very much like to see more along this
> rather old thread, but now with this added "sheep dip" variation!!!
> Akhil Vaidya

Hey why not?  They used to wash down babies with cycloheximide as a 
disinfectant - now it's packed in oversized bottles to give 'em space
or the warnings on the label!

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