protocol for extracting DNA from paraffin sections

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John Kwok wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a few samples of paraffin scetions of liver tissue and I would be
> really grateful if someone could give me a detailed protocol for
> extracting DNA of sufficient purity for PCR amplifications. Many thanks in
> advance
> John Kowk

Having done some preliminary research for some upcoming articles in The
Scientist's LabConsumer, I ran accross some information indicating that
Dynal has some protocols in their possession using magnetic beads,
specifically their DNA Direst System I to extract DNA from parafin

Hope that helps. 
Scott Shoemaker, Associate Publisher
the Scientist/LabConsumer

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