Boiling ethidium bromide gel

Wolfgang Schechinger wgschech at med.uni-tuebingen.de
Sat Apr 25 11:35:59 EST 1998


Hi Hiranya!

You just boil your gel after taking the photo? - great! What 
about an increasing background by DNA? is there any?

Wolfgang 

> I do it all the time and EtBr stays put. This way, I've been able to
> reuse agarose at least 5 times without having to add significant
> amts of EtBr. The savings are substantial too. This, of course, is
> only for analytical purposes.
> 
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