BSA in PCR

Derek Ellison mjfdse at dir.mcc.ac.uk
Fri Jun 2 05:40:08 EST 1995


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Could anyone tell me why adding BSA improves PCR yields? I've heard it
stabilises the TAQ in some way, but does anyone know how exactly? Any
information of references on work in this area would be greatly 
appreciated!

derek



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