Teach your students about restriction enzyme digests in the context of forensic science! Your students will cut DNA with restriction enzymes and then compare the banding pattern of the crime scene DNA versus that of two suspects using agarose gel electrophoresis.
Kit includes: instructions, DNA samples, DNA ladder, Dryzymes (Eco RI and Hind III) agarose, practice gel loading solution, loading dye, 50X electrophoresis buffer, microtipped transfer pipettes, gel stain.
All you need: micropipettes to measure between 5-50 µl, tips, waterbath, electrophoresis tank and power supply.
Time required: 1 hour 20 minutes to 1 hour 45 minutes.
For 6 Gels.