Your students’ will compare a child’s DNA with DNA from two possible fathers to find out which is the biological father. This Edvotek experiment is an excellent way to teach one of the most compelling and difficult social issues to arise from DNA testing. The kit also teaches your class the fundamentals of DNA electrophoresis.
Kit includes: instructions & Ready-to-Load™ DNA samples for 24 gels.
All you need: electrophoresis apparatus, power supply, agarose powder, buffer solution, automatic micropipet and tips, balance, microwave or hot plate, visualization system.
Time required: 50 minutes.
For 24 gels.