PAGE gels with riboflavin/UV question
dkim at hector.NMSU.Edu
Fri Nov 5 09:27:06 EST 1999
The OpenGene sequencing system from Visible Genetics uses a UV-activated
crosslinking method. Their gels are poured into a cassette, then popped
into a device called the "Gel Toaster".
I would buy one just to have that name!
p.s. Gels are toasted in about 30 seconds or something like that.
Dave Parcej <parcej at nospam.de> wrote:
: In article <01bf2778$a66a3400$2a0366ce at default>, "Lance Hopman"
: <lhopman at acrymed.com> wrote:
:> I'm looking for alternative methods of catalyzing gels for PAGE, other than
:> the persulfate methods. I've heard about riboflavin UV, does anyone have
:> methods for this or any alternatives?
: No, but I think the riboflavin/UV method is described in "Electrophoresis:
: a Practucal approach" by Hames and Rickwood
:> Lance Hopman
:> email response to:
:> lhopman at acrymed.com
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