extracting very very dilute DNA
hutchins at fiona.umsmed.edu
Mon Oct 28 20:55:25 EST 1996
Christine Wulff-Strobel (cwulff at pop.uky.edu) wrote:
: I am looking for a way to extract DNA from single celled organisms which
: may be contaminating animal feed samples. Since the density of these
: organisms is similar to the feed particles themselves (when ground up and
: solubilized in water) simple centrifugation is not an option. Filtration
: has not been successful either because the feed clogs the filters.
: Does anyone out there have experience with or a reference for total
: DNA extraction/harvest from extremely dilute aqueous samples?
: Thanks in advance for you responses.
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