African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12258

Full Length Research Paper

Optimised cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB) DNA extraction method of plant leaf with high polysaccharide and polyphenolic compounds for downstream reliable molecular analyses

Turaki A. A.
  • Turaki A. A.
  • Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, UK.
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Ahmad B.
  • Ahmad B.
  • Federal University of Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, Nigeria.
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Magaji U. F.
  • Magaji U. F.
  • Federal University of Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, Nigeria.
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Abdulrazak U. K.
  • Abdulrazak U. K.
  • Federal University of Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, Nigeria.
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Yusuf B. A.
  • Yusuf B. A.
  • Federal University of Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, Nigeria.
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Hamza A. B.
  • Hamza A. B.
  • Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, UK.
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  •  Received: 14 February 2017
  •  Accepted: 28 April 2017
  •  Published: 14 June 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Turaki, A. A., Ahmad, B., Magaji, U. F., Abdulrazak, U. K., Yusuf, B. A., & Hamza, A. B. (2017). Optimised cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB) DNA extraction method of plant leaf with high polysaccharide and polyphenolic compounds for downstream reliable molecular analyses. African Journal of Biotechnology , 16(24), 1354-1365.
Chicago /
Turaki A. A.,, Ahmad B., Magaji U. F., Abdulrazak U. K., Yusuf B. A. and Hamza A. B.,. "Optimised cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB) DNA extraction method of plant leaf with high polysaccharide and polyphenolic compounds for downstream reliable molecular analyses." African Journal of Biotechnology 16, no. 24 (2017): 1354-1365.
MLA /
Turaki A. A., et al. "Optimised cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB) DNA extraction method of plant leaf with high polysaccharide and polyphenolic compounds for downstream reliable molecular analyses." African Journal of Biotechnology 16.24 (2017): 1354-1365.