Autoclaving DNA and contamination

the End jgraham at
Wed Jun 22 13:26:06 EST 1994


Autoclaving is necessary to kill organisms which may later multiply and 
"spill their guts". Fortunately, this is the primary  source of 
unwanted DNA, and the process serves to preemptively "decontaminate" 
PCR mixtures.

J. Graham

Waiting on bionet.microbiology............

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