Improving quantitative PCR

Dr. Duncan Clark duncan at genesys.demon.co.uk
Fri Jun 6 03:28:50 EST 1997


In article <Pine.SOL.3.95.970605123413.27996B-100000 at uxmal>, Edgar
Valencia <edgar at CIFN.UNAM.MX> writes
>
>Hi netters:
>One of my friends who is working with Toxoplasma wants to do some
>quantitative PCR from infected tissue. Her problem is she's not having
>enough sensitiveness, her PCR doesn't work when she has less than 250 pg
>of
>DNA. Is there something she could do to detect lower amounts of DNA?
>Thanks in advance
>Edgar
>

Nested PCR?

Duncan
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