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BB001 Biotech Basics - DNA Fingerprinting

BB001 DNA Fingerprinting

Discovering DNA
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Your students can solve a crime with this exciting dye electrophoresis kit! They must match the DNA pattern from the crime scene with one of five suspects to find the culprit. Students must match the banding pattern to work out the result.

Additionally, advanced students can learn about short tandem repeats (STR) - a type of variable number tandem repeat (VNTR) using the kit. Made in the UK!

Kit contents: instructions, dye samples, agarose, electrophoresis buffer.

Refill pack also available: Click for details.

All you need: electrophoresis tank, power supply, fixed volume or adjustable 40ul micropipette and tips.

Time required: 45 minutes.

For 12 gels.