Placenta DNA puification

Greg Hawkins ghawkins at
Fri Aug 3 16:07:11 EST 2001

Our lab is looking for the best method for isolating genomic DNA from
placenta.  Our big concern is not contaminating the tissue with blood
from the fetus.  What is the best protocol and what precautions do we
need to use when isolating placental DNA?

Gregory A. Hawkins
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Center for Human Genomics
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
(336) 716-2598
ghawkins at


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