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extracting DNA from formalin or ethanol preserved samples

ANITA L. HAWKINS ahawkins at welchlink.welch.jhu.edu
Wed Oct 9 17:49:31 EST 1996

On Wed, 2 Oct 1996, Constable Julie Lynn wrote:

> Can someone point me to a reference for extracting DNA from formalin
> preserved or ethanol preserved tissues?  Thanks, Julie Constable

A simple method for isolation of DNA from formalin-fixed 
paraffin-embedded samples for PCR. P. Kallio, S.Syrjanen, A. Tervahauta 
and K. Syrjanen. J. Virol. Methods 35 (1991) 39-47

Hope this helps,
Anita Hawkins
The Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD

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