PCR Problems

Jarmo Schrader Jarmo.Schrader.removethis at genfys.slu.se
Sat Aug 28 06:35:37 EST 1999

In article <7q7bcq$15h$1 at mark.ucdavis.edu>, "Marc Busch"
<mgbusch at primate.ucdavis.edu> wrote:

> I have seem some extreme measures taken to clean up PCR contamination many
> of which I personally think are a little overboard.


> 3) water. Some people use DEPC treated water, while other but RNase free /
> Dnase free water


There are reports though, that DEPC can inhibit PCR. A colluege had some
problems with that.


Jarmo Schrader     Umea, Sweden

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