Plant Prep for DNA Extraction

Michael Lassner mikel51 at
Mon Dec 16 06:19:11 EST 1996

You can just put them in a blender with your homogenization buffer. No
freezing or drying of the plant tissue is necessary.

Rick Bright wrote:
> I have grown some pea sprouts and some parsley for a DNA extraction
> protocol.  According the the Cold Harbour books, I now need to dry the
> plants before I can grind them either with liquid nitrogen or by laying
> them out for a week or so.

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