Dimethylformamide will do it in a few hours, and warmed DMSO (50
celcius) will do it in under an hour.
Choose your poison!
Jens Lohrmann wrote in message
<3659AA3E.1817 at sun2.ruf.uni-freiburg.de>...
>>>> Hi there
>> i have a question here
>> How to get rid of the chlorophyll of a leaf
>> to get a clear view of the veins..
>>>> From Thomas
>>>I would try Ethanol (maybe 70% Ethanol, 30% water)
>This should do the trick
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