What orange or yellow dye to use in DNA electrophoresis?

David N. Levy levy at uab.edu
Wed Aug 27 11:17:02 EST 1997

I cannot remember which yellow or orange dyes can be used to make a
loading buffer for agarose electrophoresis. I thought it was acridine
orange, but my acridine orange from Sigma fluoresces a lot.  But they
list it in the nucleic analysis section of their catalog.  What gives? 

David N. Levy
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35294-0007

levy at uab.edu

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