Insta Preps Reference

Allison Hanly a.hanly at
Sat Mar 12 03:12:56 EST 1994

On 11 Mar 1994 14:13:05 GMT, 
John Nash  <nash at> wrote:

>In article <83590.a.hanly at>,
>Allison Hanly <a.hanly at> wrote:
>[savage editing to please my stupid posting software!]
>>Has anyone used material produced this way for Northerns or Southerns?
>>(or material from "insta-preps")
>>I'm just wondering if there would be any problems with the grease on the
>I have used Phase Lock Gels (by 5' --> 3'; I assume it is an
>equivalent compound), to clean up after genomic DNA isolations for
>Southerns and PCR, and after primer-extensions with no hassles.

Thanks for the reply
It was just what I was hoping to hear
I've been using phase-lock gel to simplify my genomic extractions but
was worried it might affect southern analysis.

(Another Aussie looking for exile)

>John Nash                           (nash at
>Institute for Biological Sciences,  National Research Council of Canada,
>                 Yet another Aussie-in-exile ;-)
>      *** Disclaimer:  All opinions are mine, not NRC's! ***

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