Help! ethidium bromide accident!

Bev A. Kupf bevakupf at ebv.mimnet.northwestern.edu
Thu Nov 28 08:15:27 EST 2002


On Thu, 28 Nov 2002 11:52:18 +0000,
    Michael Witty (mw132 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk) wrote:
> Dear Pedro,
>           it may even be that the fluorescence on your hand is _not_
> ethidium bromide, but another compound you came into contact with.  Plenty
> of fluorescent compounds exist.  I also agree with the previous comments.
> Regards, Mike.

As an example, some of the talcums used in powdered gloves are quite
fluorescent.

Bev
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Bev A. Kupf
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