EtBr absorbance

Michael L. Sullivan mlsulliv at
Thu Mar 15 09:39:32 EST 2001

If you use only 1ul of 10 mg/ml EtBr per 100 ml directly in the gel it
works fine to stain.  AND this generates much less waste.


>   why do you want to know the concentration of ethidium bromide solution.
>If it is for staining DNA gels, I don't think you need to bother much about
>concentrations whether it be 10 or 20mg/ml.  Just addd a little of this to
>water or buffer and you should be able to stain it.  around 10/20ul to 100
>ml of solution.
>    bye

Michael L. Sullivan, Ph.D

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