Using Shampoo for Blots?

Chris Kafer ckafer at
Wed Nov 25 15:22:57 EST 1998

Yup, tried it.  Unimpressed.  0.25% milk in 6X SSC works better and is
just as easy, cheap, reliable and reproducible.  Plus it doesnt make
the whole lab smell like a hair salon! 8-)

Further, as a colleague pointed out, what if they change the formula
of the shampoo...

On Wed, 25 Nov 1998 10:30:13 -0500, Rupert Yip
<yip at> wrote:

>Has anyone tried the recently published method in Biotechniques about
>doing Southern Blots with 0.4X shampoo (White Rain)?  I'm curious to
>know whether this technique is reproducible and reliable.

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