Catrimox-14 for RNA isolation?

RICHARD P. PHIPPS PHIP at BPHVAX.BIOPHYSICS.ROCHESTER.EDU
Thu Mar 3 10:47:18 EST 1994


In <hardy-020394155543 at mighty.facs.fccc.edu> hardy at mighty.fccc.edu writes:

> Any opinions (pro or con) on the purity and yield of RNA isolated by the
> cationic surfactant reagent?  Does it work well with very small numbers of
> cells (ie, 100-100,000)?
> 
> -- 
> R. Hardy
> Member, ICR,
> Fox Chase Cancer Center
> (215) 728-2463

As an additional question, has anyone worked out a way to use this reagent to
isolate RNA from tissues?

Rick Willis
University of Rochester Cancer Center



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