Purpose of Mannitol in Mito Isolation

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Purpose of Mannitol in Mito Isolation

Post by dinofernando » Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:50 pm

Hi everyone,

Quick question what is the purpose of Mannitol in mitochondrial isolation. I know its an osmotic diuretic so does that mean it dehydrates the mitochondrial before lysis?

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Dino

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