best total RNA and mRNA isolation kits

Julie Roberts jroberts at
Tue Feb 25 10:00:59 EST 1997

Karim Hyder wrote:
> Hello,
> Has anybody had enough experience with various RNA kits to recommend one to
> me?  If so, which are best?
> Thanks in advance,
> Karim

I work with mouse bone marrow macrophages that we isolate ourselves. I
use Trizol for the total RNA preps and when I need polyA+ I use the
microfast track kit from Invitrogen. Have had great results with both
after a few minor modifications.

jroberts at

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