Cleaning glassware for DNA
smori at nmsu.edu
Tue Aug 29 20:44:36 EST 1995
Danuta Bois (dbois at netsrq.com) wrote:
: 1. How is glassware to be washed? Is washing with detergent,
: followed by several rinses with tap and then with deionized water
: 2. Does glassware need to be baked? If so, how long and at what
: 3. Is autoclaving useful or necessary ?
: 4. How does one handle anything that goes into many solutions, like
: pH meter probe, etc.
you don't need to, as long as you don't use a DNase as your probe bath :)
: 5. Can some things, like stirring bars, be handled with gloves prior
: to use, without worry about contamination?
You don't need to wear gloves when you work with DNA
: 6. Any other important points I may have missed.
: All comments and suggestions will be greatly appreciated.
All that you have asked is neccessary (and more) for RNA, Not DNA.
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