Frog skin DNA isolation

Alex Brands abbrands at artsci.wustl.edu
Mon Aug 27 17:12:43 EST 2001


On 21 Aug 2001, Darnel wrote:

> I need skin DNA because specialized cells locally found in the skin produce
> an antimicrobial-peptide there. Therefore that gene coding for that peptide
> is expressed there.Although every cell of the body contains the same DNA,
> specialised cells will switch certain genes on and off. It is more likely
> that I will find the gene there than in say, a muscle or a liver

Do you mean cDNA?





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