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Capillary Blotting of RNA and DNA Gels

  1. Edwin M Southern

Published Online: 22 JUL 2003

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003745

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How to Cite

Southern, E. M. 2003. Capillary Blotting of RNA and DNA Gels. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2003

Abstract

Quite often the gel electrophoretic migration pattern of individual components in a DNA or RNA sample is determined not by analysing the gel but rather by analysing an image of the gel created by blotting the gel on to membrane. One of the simplest procedures is capillary blotting.

Keywords:

  • DNA transfer;
  • Southern;
  • blot;
  • capillary