How to desiliconise glass plates?
John E. Fox
altabios at bham.ac.uk
Tue May 31 10:35:56 EST 1994
In article <skrshaw.770385864 at reading>, skrshaw at reading.ac.uk (Sean M. Shaw) says:
>Having carefully siliconised several SDS-PAGE glass plates with
>Sigmacote I now find that I need to reverse the process. Other than
>by repeated washing, is there any way to remove the coating?
>Please could you direct any suggestions to me via email!
>Dept Microbiology, Reading University
>skrshaw at sksscsc1.rdg.ac.uk
Try washing the plates in 2M NaOH for a few minutes
I used this to clean a glass reactor, it seemed to work.
ps I tried your Email but couldn't get through
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