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Dr. Duncan Clark Duncan at nospam.demon.co.uk
Mon Sep 6 11:00:40 EST 1999


In article <r_grant-0609991330140001 at 192.168.0.84>, Richard P. Grant
<r_grant at see.sig.for.address> writes
>Has anyone else seen the ads by 'Genomics One' corporation (or even heard
>of them?) They are talking about the 'Codon #6 Bermuda triangle' of
>cloning
>vectors. Apparently 30 - 40% of clones are lost without trace (how do they
>know this? What's the asssay?!) Does this have any basis in fact or is it
>BS? If it's
>true, are there references anywhere?

Don't know about the 30-40% loss other than in the ad. but the reference
is Slilaty, S.N. And Lebel, S., Gene, Vol. 231, pp83-91 (1998)

Duncan
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