Formalin and DNA extraction

Roger Dewar rdewar at
Fri Jul 19 20:59:21 EST 1996

Hi Scott:

I have worked a little on isolating DNA from Formalin fixed and paraffin 
embedded tissues here in London Ontario.

I think the article listed below may 
be of some help to you.  Look it up.

Roger Dewar
Biochemical Genetics
Child & Parent Resource Institute
London Ontario, CANADA

>  Forsthoefel KF.  Papp AC.  Snyder PJ.  Prior TW.
>  Department of Pathology, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210.
>  Optimization of DNA extraction from formalin-fixed tissue and its clinical
>  application in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
>  American Journal of Clinical Pathology.  98(1):98-104, 1992 Jul.
>Abbreviated Source
>  Am J Clin Pathol.  98(1):98-104, 1992 Jul.

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