A rapid and inexpensive method for the purification of DNA from lichens and their symbionts

Journal Article

A simple DNA extraction method is described, applicable to many different kinds of lichens. The method involves the use of the detergents DTAB and CTAB and yields DNA that can be directly amplified with the polymerase chain reaction or digested with restriction enzymes. © 1995 The British Lichen Society.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Armaleo, D; Clerc, P

Published Date

  • 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 27 / PART 3

Start / End Page

  • 207 - 213

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0024-2829

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0024-2829(05)80019-2