Genetic testing can be used to identify people with a genetic condition which causes them to have an elevated level of cholesterol and which can be fatal. Using this Edvotek kit, your students can see how genetic testing is carried out and learn about DNA electrophoresis.
Kit includes: instructions, ready to load DNA samples, agarose powder, practice gel loading solution, electrophoresis buffer, DNA stain and fine tipped transfer pipettes.
All you need: electrophoresis equipment and micropipettes.
Time required: 50 minutes.
For 8 student groups.