Fix DNA in agarose gels?

Ilona Palings palings at stanford.edu
Tue Feb 15 00:33:09 EST 2000


I've dried agarose gels, accidentally, in air, and they are indeed very
clear.

Ilona

Colin Rasmussen wrote:

> Burkhard Hassel wrote:
>
> > Tracy Jo Litzi schrieb:
> >
> > > You can dry the gel on a "gel dryer" like they use for certain protein
> > > gels.  Thinner gels are best.
> > >
> >
> > Bes, but dried agarose gels are turbid, I don't think you can do a laser
> > scan with it afterwards.
>
> The ones I've seen are  pretty clear, like glass almost.
>
> Colin





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