Plasmid contamination from pipettors

Martin Collinson MCOLLINSON at
Tue Dec 24 03:50:54 EST 1996

"Michael W. Thompson" <mthom0 at> wrote:
> Does anyone out there know of a good procedure to decontaminate
> pipettor barrels for use in RT-PCR experiments and likewise?
Soak them for a few hours in 0.25M HCl, to depurinate any contamination.

Martin Collinson  (MCOLLINSON at

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