In this experiment, students will harness the color producing power of transformed bacteria to create works of living microbial art.
This kit is intended for use in conjunction with Edvotek Transformation Kits 222, 223, 224 or 303.
For 25 students.
Time required: 60 minutes (plus two incubations).
Kit includes: Instructions, ampicillin, IPTG, GFP BactoBeads™, ReadyPour™ Luria Broth agar, sterile, Luria Broth liquid media, inoculating loops, sterile, plastic loops, non-sterile, toothpicks, petri plates, 1.5 mL microcentrifuge tubes, & 10 mL pipet, sterile.
All you need: Transformed colonies from EDVOTEK® Cat. 222, 223, 224 or 303, distilled water, gloves, UV light source, microwave, incubator or water bath, adjustable pipette and tips (20-200µl), pipet pump (optional), vortexer (optional), & fine tip paint brushes (optional).