Hoeffer "minflourometer" Retry?
Francisco G da Nobrega ib - bio 7588
fgdnobre at usp.br
Wed Aug 23 17:03:45 EST 1995
On 23 Aug 1995, the End wrote:
> I received a mailing from Hoefer the other day showing an apparently
> new and improved fixed wavelngth fluorometer for DNA quantitation
> After being so thoroughly burnt on the original ~TK-100 (including
> the "fix"), how can I try again with any confindence? I noticed
> that the new model is made by Pharmacia.
> Unfortunately the wide-spread bad experiences with the Hoefer
> models may be an insurmountable problem for this theoretically
> excellent soultion to a fundamental problem in today's laboratory
> (ie. accurate DNA quantitation).
> Who's got one?
> J. Graham
> Department of Biology
> Washington University
I will add to the above my personal experience with the TK-100 that the
representatives in Brasil were unable to fix. Hope anyone could provide
info about the reliability of the new Hoefer/Pharmacia DNA fluorometer
F.G.Nobrega Biologia-IBUSP fgdnobre at usp.br
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