Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2008 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 11 No. 4, Issue of October 15, 2008
 

Table 1. RNA yield from different tissues of A. mexicana, using the described extraction procedure.


Tissues

OD1 ratios

Total RNA2
μg/g FW

260/230

260/280

Capsule

2.05

1.88

155 (36)

Stem

1.89

1.94

123 (22)

Leaf

1.91

1.92

126 (27)

Root

1.83

1.75

174 (57)

Cell cultures

1.87

1.70

192 (29)

    

1OD, Optical density.
2Average of three independent repetitions, with standard deviation between brackets.


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