SDS-PAGE method for small proteins/peptides odin25 at
Tue May 23 21:00:38 EST 1995

David J. Westenberg (djwesten at wrote:
: james at (James Davidson) writes:

: >Can anyone help me with a good protocol for separating small proteins in the 
: >range 1 to 10 kDa using SDS-PAGE?

A few years ago I used 26% acrylamide gels with 10% glycerol and a normal 
stacking gel.  That gave nice resolution of the insulin chains 2 and 3 kb.

: Try the method of Schaegger and von Jagow.  

: Tricine-Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis for the 
: Separation of Proteins in the Range from 1 to 100 kDa.  
: Analytical Biochemistry 166:368-379 (1987).

: dave

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