Gerd gerdn at ibg.uit.no
Tue Sep 1 06:19:18 EST 1998

defaultuser at domain.com wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm starting to work with RNA-Gels. But I haven't got any idea if it's
> possible to SEE mRNA on an agarose-ethidiume-bromide-gel. I see two
> spots and I'm sure that is the rRNA. I induce a typical genexpression,
> but I'm not sure if it's possible to see some difference between control
> and stimulated cells.
> Please send me an answer, and if possible an example image.

With plant RNA it's possible to see a smear of mRNA on a normal agarose
gel. And then you expect the two rRNA bands to "look intact"(;-).

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