Shalini Rathod 278 Questions 306 Answers 257 Best Answers 151 Points View Profile 0 Poll Shalini RathodBeginner Asked: July 27, 20212021-07-27T18:04:58+05:30 2021-07-27T18:04:58+05:30In: Education In purification steps of nucleic-acids, phenol is used for ______________________ 0 Poll ResultsPlease login to vote and see the results. Participate in Poll, Choose Your Answer. a) deproteinization b) denaturation c) lowering pH d) lowering viscosity In purification steps of nucleic-acids, phenol is used for ______________________ Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Shalini Rathod 278 Questions 306 Answers 257 Best Answers 151 Points View Profile Best Answer Shalini Rathod Beginner 2021-07-27T18:06:25+05:30Added an answer on July 27, 2021 at 6:06 pm Answer: a Explanation: After the release of nuclear content of a cell, the next step is to free the nucleic acids from proteins and RNA. Phenol is used to deproteinize the sample; a mixture of phenol and chloroform may also be used. 0 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp You must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?