ligation of a 8kb fragment

Ned Mantei mantei at
Fri Oct 25 00:23:10 EST 1996

In article <belville-2410961404200001 at>,
belville at (Corinne BELVILLE) wrote:

> I would like to realize a ligation of a fragment whom the size is 8kb. My
> ligation failed in vector pGEM-T (at 15°C).I put 5 or 20 more inserts than
> plasmid.

See Revie, Smith, and Yee, Nucleic Acids Res. 16:10301-10321, 1988,
"Kinetic analysis for optimization of DNA ligation reactions", especially
table 3.

Ned Mantei
Dept. of Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
CH-8093 Zurich, Switzerland
mantei at   Fax: +41-1-633-1046

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