Ammonium acetate (0.24M) in combination with cold 66% (v/v) ethanol quantitatively precipitated RNA from very dilute solutions (greater than or equal to mug/ml) after centrifugation for 2.5 X 10(6)g-min. There was also less co-precipitation of detergents with ammonium acetate than NaCl.
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Research Article| May 01 1975
The use of ammonium acetate in the precipitation of ribonucleic acid
Publisher: Portland Press Ltd
Online ISSN: 1470-8728
Print ISSN: 0264-6021
© 1975 London: The Biochemical Society
Biochem J (1975) 147 (2): 367–368.
H H Osterburg, J K Allen, C E Finch; The use of ammonium acetate in the precipitation of ribonucleic acid. Biochem J 1 May 1975; 147 (2): 367–368. doi: https://doi.org/10.1042/bj1470367
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