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Table 2 Comparison of the normalized DNA yields by collection method

From: Saliva as an alternative source of high yield canine genomic DNA for genotyping studies

Normalized DNA Yield (μg)
  Oragene®ANIMAL1 Buccal Swab 2 Whole Blood3
Dog 1 3.46 0.66 3.04
Dog 2 2.78 0.63 2.18
Dog 3 3.19 0.55  
Dog 4 3.44 1.69  
Dog 5 2.05 0.68  
Dog 6 1.44 0.29  
Dog 7 3.75 0.32  
Dog 8 1.56 0.61  
Dog 9 1.62 0.57  
Dog 10 2.80 0.20 2.01
Dog 11 2.19 0.25  
Dog 12 1.19 0.20  
Dog 13 1.00 0.32  
Dog 14 3.43 0.25  
Dog 15 2.92 0.15  
Average 2.45 0.49 2.41
  1. 1 amount of DNA obtained per 0.25 mL Oragene ®•ANIMAL solution/saliva sample
  2. 2 amount of DNA obtained per swab
  3. 3 amount of DNA obtained per 0.1 mL whole blood