Subject: why acidic buffer condition for RNA isolation and basic buffer for DNA?
Date: Thu Jul 27 02:11:28 2000
Posted by h5nl
Grade level: undergrad
School: mississippi state university
City: mississippi state State/Province: ms
Area of science: Molecular Biology
i noticed that the buffer system are acidic during RNA isolation while
hatto be basic during DNA isolation. why is that so?
and i understand that DNA will easily degrade under acidic condition and
RNA easily degrade under basic buffer condition... is that correct? and
Re: why acidic buffer condition for RNA isolation and basic buffer for DNA?
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