Cornelius Krasel krasel at
Fri Mar 4 04:51:58 EST 1994

Shiao Y. Wang (sywang at wrote:

: I'm planning to purchase a device to do Southern and Northern blots. I
: have traditionally used the upward transfer method by capillary action.

Try downward alkaline blotting. Needs an hour and works fine in my hands.

P. Chomczynski (1992): One-hour downward alkaline capillary transfer for
  blotting of DNA and RNA. Anal. Biochem. 201. 134--139.

There must be also a followup-paper which has been mentioned in this news-
group once. Can't remember the reference, though.


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