Methylene Blue for DNA gels

Dr. Peter Gegenheimer PGegen at UKans.nolospamare.edu
Fri Sep 4 18:02:47 EST 1998


On Thu, 3 Sep 1998 19:21:37, "William A. Rosche, Ph.D." <wrosche at bu.edu> wrote:

> Dear Netters,
>
>     I have been told that methylene blue works great for visualizing DNA
> when you are going to cut out a band.
>
>     What concentration of methylene blue is used?
>
>     Any other tips on the use of methylene blue.
 Tip #1: Methylene blue is specific for RNA. There is a fair amount of
literature on this.

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