Staining, Viewing and Photography of Gels and Estimation of Fragment Sizes
Published Online: 29 JAN 2003
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Southern, E. M. 2003. Staining, Viewing and Photography of Gels and Estimation of Fragment Sizes. eLS. .
- Published Online: 29 JAN 2003
DNA and RNA are both readily stained by ethidium bromide. This method of detection is very sensitive and will detect very small amounts of sample. Once stained, the gels can be photographed to provide a permanent record.
- nucleic acid;
- fragment sizing