R. John Lye
rjl6n at uva.pcmail.virginia.edu
Wed Mar 18 17:16:08 EST 1998
Dom Spinella wrote:
> However, if you are planning to make your own
> compeptent cells, you will probably do better with electroporation.
I'll agree with this. It is so much easier and cheaper to
make electrocompetent cells that I don't use chemically
competent cells at all anymore. In side by side tests that
I did several years ago, electroporation was about 20 to 100
times more efficient than using chemically competent cells.
In both cases, I made the cells myself; neither type was
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