Making own gel dryer
harold.taylor.delete-this at remove-this.uni-tuebingen.de
Sat Sep 23 07:22:54 EST 2000
seanpat at fmed2.uncu.edu.ar (Sean Patterson) wrote:
> What is the inconsistency between fluorography and cellophane
>sheets? Since the fluorophore converts the low energy beta into light I
>assumed that there would be no problem. On the other hand, I am also
>getting very weak signals now...
the problem is that 3H beta radiation is so low energy that cellophane
is enough to shield it from the fluorophores.
TEACHING MODE ON:
That's what makes 3H so insidious - you usually just don't "see" it
and start to forget that ingested it is quite strong enough to cause
TEACHING MODE OFF ;-)
Hope that helps,
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