[A simple method for RNA isolation and purification].


RNAs from Escherichia coli cells, Syrian hamster kidney cells, foot-and-mouth disease virus, and Newcastle disease virus were isolated using glass fiber filters GF/F or GF/C. The RNA was reversibly adsorbed on the filters in the presence of 2 M guanidine thiocyanate and 50% ethanol (or isopropanol) and eluted with water. The fraction composition of the… (More)