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synth DNA analogos?

Thomas M. Rupp trupp at orion.it.luc.edu
Fri Jul 15 17:44:23 EST 1994

Karl Voss (karl at hobbes.chem.ualberta.ca) wrote:
: I am looking for synthetic DNA/RNA oligonuclotides that have a modified
: backbone.  I have heard that these are being used in antisense DNA 
: type thearpy schemes.  I found a paper , Science 254, pg 1497 that
: describes one of these with a polyamide backbone instead of the sugar
: phosphodiester one.  This would be perfect for me.  

: I anyone knows if these analogs are commercially available, or if 
: anyone has any experience with them I would really appreciate if
: you could contact me.  Thanks very much.

: Karl Voss
: karl at hobbes.chem.ualberta.ca

Call Glen-Research and get their catalogue, but don't forget to ask for 
the user guide 'Modification'. Their phone number is 1-800 327-GLEN. If 
you are on the Eastcoast you could call Steve Emburey, their sales rep. 
His phone# is 1-800 677-4523.
Have fun,


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