Mon Mar 23 08:35:37 EST 1998

wendy at (Wendy-Anne Smith) wrote:
>Message-ID: <wendy-2303981521450001 at>
>I can't seem to find any information which tells me how the mechanisms of
>action of EDTA and EGTA differ.  I would be greatful for any information
>that could be passed on.  In addition to this in what instances would EGTA
>be used either alone or in combination with EDTA?
     I am curious about this question too.
     I use EGTA when I make competent cells of Bacillus subtilis. Can it be replaced by EDTA?

Yang Sheng
Shanghai Inst. of Biochem.
200031 P.R. China
Tel: 86-21-64374430-243

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