shearing of DNA

Ian A. York iayork at
Thu Dec 14 20:40:26 EST 2000

In article <3A396972.F4422508 at>,
Andreas Schramm  <schramm at> wrote:
>I'm currently looking for a protocol to (randomly!) shear DNA to get
>fragments of
>1-2 kb length.

Have a look at 

I used a nebulizer to shear my DNA; it worked very nicely.  Doing a web 
search of "shearing DNA nebulizer" will get you some fairly detailed 

    Ian York   (iayork at  <>
    "-but as he was a York, I am rather inclined to suppose him a
     very respectable Man." -Jane Austen, The History of England

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