DNA extract with CTAB

Brendan Scott brendans at med.su.oz.au
Mon Feb 3 20:34:18 EST 1997


I have heard by-and-by of extracting DNA with chloroform and CTAB. 
This is supposed to be better at removing polysaccharides and proteins
than just a normal phenol-chloroform extraction.  Does anyone know why
this should be the case?  And what concentration of CTAB should be


Brendan Scott

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