APPENDIX 3E Northern Blot Analysis of RNA

  1. Marcelle Bergeron1,
  2. Jari Honkaniemi2,
  3. Frank R. Sharp3

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471140856.txa03es07

Current Protocols in Toxicology

Current Protocols in Toxicology

How to Cite

Bergeron, M., Honkaniemi, J. and Sharp, F. R. 2001. Northern Blot Analysis of RNA. Current Protocols in Toxicology. 7:3E:A.3E.1–A.3E.13.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Lilly Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, Indiana

  2. 2

    Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland

  3. 3

    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: FEB 2001


This unit describes the processes of extracting RNA from tissues and analyzing it by northern blot hybridization to probe the expression of a particular gene at the transcriptional level.