DNA gel - Claire’s C.gigas Female Gonad and Mac’s C.gigas Gonad

Ran out 2uL of Clair’es C.gigas female gonad gDNA (from 20140328) and Mac’s C.gigas gonad gDNA (from 20140402) for quality assessment. Both samples had been isolated using Qiagen’s Blood & Tissue DNeasy Kit. 2uL of each sample was run on a 0.8% 1x TBE gel.

Results:

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Lane 1 - Hyperladder 1 (Bioline)

Lane 2 - Claire’s gDNA

Lane 3 - mac’s gDNA

Both samples show an extremely high amount of smearing. Additionally, both samples have definitive bands that correspond to ~1300bp and ~850bp.