gels sticking to glassplate

Neil Winegarden nwinegar at tuzo.erin
Tue Jun 28 07:21:53 EST 1994

In article <peter.thoren.9.2E0FEF77 at>,
Peter Thorén <peter.thoren at> wrote:
>Hi netters!
>I´m running microsatellites in a 6% seq.gel. My problem is that sometimes when 
>I split the glassplates the gel will stick to both plates. That is of course 
>not good so my question is: Are there anything I can use that is cheap and 
>easy, besides repellsilane, to solve this problem?
>Kind regards,
>Peter Thorén
>Peter.Thoren at

Try siliconizing one plate with sigmacote (Sigma cat no. SL 2).  Seems to 
work pretty good for some of the people here.

Neil Winegarden
University Of Toronto
nwinegar at

More information about the Methods mailing list