RNA quantification

Shelley Cole shelley at DARWIN.SFBR.ORG
Thu Apr 18 18:56:27 EST 1996


Tonja,
I am not positive about this, but I thought that the only dye that can be 
used to quantitate RNA on a fluorometer is Ethidium Bromide.
If this is not true, I would be very interested in hearing about it.

Shelley

On Thu, 18 Apr 1996, Tonja Burshek wrote:

> 	Does anyone have experience quantifying RNA on a fluorometer using
> acridine orange?
> 	I would GREATLY appreciate any information with regard to dye
> concentration related to RNA concentration and any other pertinant
> information you may have.
> 
> 	Thank you greatly in advance,
> 
> Tonja
> Institute for Behavioral Genetics
> University of Colorado
> Boulder
> 
> 
> 



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