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Edvotek 315 In Search of the Sickle Cell Gene by Southern Blot

315 In Search of the Sickle Cell Gene by Southern Blot - Edvotek

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Edvotek
Regular price
£130.00
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£130.00

Southern blotting is an important technique used widely in clinical genetics and research. By transferring DNA from an agarose gel onto a membrane, the method allows you to analyse and identify the DNA bands on a gel precisely. With this Edvotek kit, your students will use Southern blotting to find a point mutation in the hemoglobin gene indicating Sickle Cell Anemia.

For 5 groups of students.

Time required: electrophoresis 45 minutes, blotting overnight and staining & destaining 10 minutes.

Kit includes: instructions, DNA samples, agarose, electrophoresis buffer, nylon membranes, filter paper, blot stain.

All you need: electrophoresis apparatus, power supply, microwave or hot plate, waterbath and 80ºC incubation oven.