Molecular Cloning: A Laboratory Manual, Volume 2
The first two editions of this manual have been mainstays of molecular biology for nearly twenty years, with an unrivalled reputation for reliability, accuracy, and clarity. In this new edition, authors Joseph Sambrook and David Russell have completely updated the book, revising every protocol and adding a mass of new material, to broaden its scope and maintain its unbeatable value for studies in genetics, molecular cell biology, developmental biology, microbiology, neuroscience, and immunology. Handsomely redesigned and presented in new bindings of proven durability, this three-volume work is essential for everyone using today's biomolecular techniques. The opening chapters describe essential techniques, some well-established, some new, that are used every day in the best laboratories for isolating, analyzing and cloning DNA molecules, both large and small. These are followed by chapters on cDNA cloning and exon trapping, amplification of DNA, generation and use of nucleic acid probes, mutagenesis, and DNA sequencing. The concluding chapters deal with methods to screen expression libraries, express cloned genes in both prokaryotes and eukaryotic cells, analyze transcripts and proteins, and detect protein-protein interactions. The Appendix is a compendium of reagents, vectors, media, technical suppliers, kits, electronic resources and other essential information. As in earlier editions, this is the only manual that explains how to achieve success in cloning and provides a wealth of information about why techniques work, how they were first developed, and how they have evolved.
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Directional Cloning into Plasmid Vectors 1
Analysis of Interacting Proteins with Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy 18
Preparing Denatured Doublestranded DNA Templates for Sequencing by 12 26
Dideoxymediated Sequencing Reactions Using Bacteriophage T7 DNA Polymerase 12 32
Agarose Gel Electrophoresis 5 4
Chemical Sequencing 12 61
In Vitro Amplification of DNA by the Polymerase
Radiolabeling of DNA Probes by the Polymerase Chain Reaction 9 14
Synthesis of Singlestranded RNA Probes by In Vitro Transcription 9 29
Phosphorylation of DNA Molecules with Protruding 5 Termini by the Exchange 9 73
Phosphorylating the 5 Termini of Oligonucleotides 10 17
Purification of Radiolabeled Oligonucleotides by Sizeexclusion Chromatography 10 25
Washing in Buffers 10 35
Construction of cDNA Libraries 11 38
Exon Trapping and Amplification 11 80
Detection of DNA in Agarose Gels 5 14
Electrophoresis onto DEAEcellulose 5 18
End Labeling Protruding 3 Termini of Doublestranded DNA with Q32PCordycepin 9 60
Expression of Cloned Genes in Escherichia coli 15 1
Sitespecific Mutagenesis by Overlap Extension 13 36
Generation of Sets of Nested Deletion Mutants with Exonuclease III 13 57
Digestion with Agarase
Extraction Purification and Analysis of mRNA from 7 1
Alkaline Agarose Gel Electrophoresis 5 36
Introduction to Pulsedfield Gel Electrophoresis Protocols 1320 5 55
Isolation of Intact DNA 5 65
Restriction Endonuclease Digestion of DNA in Agarose Plugs 5 68
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