ethidium bromide contamination on clothes
prae at gmx.net
Tue Feb 21 15:43:02 EST 2006
"Susan Hogarth" <hogarth at gmail.com> wrote:
>When I was a student, we had to do Cesium Chloride preps of some
>plasmid (do students still do that? I was terrified of the
Oh yes, we did that, too. In a lab course, but I never did it again.
Although there are still some applications that need this kind of
purification. But they became rare...
>Of course the preps were HEAVILY laced with EB (not to mention CsCl!)
The two advantages of EtBr are good water solubility and an
instability to light...
>glowing-red. I did survive, evidently, although the case for brain
>damage could be made ;-)
Thats quite normal :-))
[X] <-- nail here for new monitor
More information about the Methods