This works (honest!)
Cut out band, place in Eppendorf tube with 40 ul of water, leave in fridge
overnight. The resulting eluent makes perfect sequencing template...
In article <8khatf$gss$1 at mercury.hgmp.mrc.ac.uk>,
"Pezzolesi, Marcus" <Marcus.Pezzolesi at joslin.harvard.edu> writes:
> We have recently been having problems with our cycle sequencing and feel
> that the problem lies in the preparation of DNA template for sequencing. In
> the past, we were having quite a bit of success with cutting bands from
> agarose and then using Qiagens Qiaquick spin columns, but this is no longer
> working well. We have also tried PEG precipitation, but also with mixed
>> Can anyone offer a protocol which has proven to work well?
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