Sequencing Gels Not Sticking to Whatmann
lm11 at gpu.srv.ualberta.ca
Wed Nov 12 18:57:35 EST 1997
Rob Kirkpatrick <kirkpat at cc.?umanitoba?.ca> wrote:
: One of the people in our lab is having a unique problem. After running
: her sequencing gels she places the Whatman paper on the gel to remove it
: from the front plate and then disaster strikes. The gel does not want to
: come off the glass plate and rips to shreds. This has happened twice now
: and I can't figure it out. The backplate is "Sigma Coated" so we can't
: really apply this to the front plate (or can we?). We haven't changed the
: Whatman or anything else that I can think of... Has anyone ever
: encountered this before???
About 2 yrs ago, I met the same problem. It was finally resovled by using
another batch Whhatmann paper.
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