DEPC treatment of ethanol

Dr. Hiranya S. Roychowdhury hroychow at
Mon Nov 13 22:31:01 EST 2000

Absolutely don't try to "treat" Etoh w/ DEPC! How do you propose to get rid
of DEPC after you have added it to the etoh?

At 09:03 AM 11/13/00 +0100, Ali El-Salanti wrote:
>Is it necessary to DEPC treat 70 and 100% ethanol prior to RNA
>precipitation. If yes how do you autoclave 100% ethanol.
Dr. Hiranya Sankar Roychowdhury
College Asst. Prof.
Molecular Biology,
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry	
Box 30001 - 3MLS
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003

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