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Table 1 Comparison of five different DNA extraction methods for P. wickerhamii POL-1 strain in terms of purity and yield

From: An optimized method for high quality DNA extraction from microalga Prototheca wickerhamii for genome sequencing

Method Absorbance Concentration (ng/µL)
260:280 260:230
Liquid nitrogen (LN) 2.08 ± 0.02 2.23 ± 0.26 60.96 ± 0.16
CTAB (C) 1.84 ± 0.03 2.59 ± 0.02 12.07 ± 0.7
Enzyme cocktail (EC) −7.97 ± 19.25 0.15 ± 0.02 1.6 ± 0.01
GeneMATRIX Bacterial & Yeast (K1) 1.32 ± 0.50 0.51 ± 0.07 2.28 ± 0
GeneMATRIX Plant & Fungi (K2) 0.70 ± 0.29 0.53 ± 0.17 3.85 ± 0.02
Newly designed protocol (N) 2.02 ± 0.03 1.97 ± 0.07 74.2 ± 0.56