volcs at fermat.mayo.edu
Thu Sep 29 12:08:25 EST 1994
In article <volcs-280994120713 at vockley7.mayo.edu>, volcs at fermat.mayo.edu
(Sam Volchenboum) wrote:
> I've been using alot of lysate for in vitro translation, and it's getting
> really expensive - 1 ml = $110. I would like to make my own, but don't
> want to hassle with the animals (time, cost, etc.). Does anyone know if
> rabbit blood is commercially available? I'm sure it's alot cheaper than
> the lysate! I cannot find it in the catalogs I have here. Is it
> reasonable to prepare retic lysate from commercially bought blood?
Thanks to Frederick for answering my question. Pel-Freez (1-800-643-4500)
in Wisconsin sells reticulocyte rich blood, 25 ml for $44. That will make
lots of lysate, I'm sure!
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