Modification of the GeneScan 2500 fluorescent dye standard for accurate product sizing.

This article describes a procedure for modification of the commercially prepared GeneScan 2500 size standard for allelotyping with large DNA fragments such as variable number tandem repeats (VNTRs). Here a procedure was used to adapt commercially available size standards for the sizing of the interleukin-6 (IL6) 3'VNTR, which has allele sizes ranging from… (More)