This simple kit demonstrates detection of the mutation that causes Sickle Cell Anemia. In this simulation, your students will use electrophoresis to separate dyes that represent patient samples and controls.
For 10 groups of students (10 gels).
Time required: 45 minutes.
Kit includes: instructions, dye samples, agarose, electrophoresis buffer, practice gel loading solution, disposable pipettes.
All you need: electrophoresis equipment and fixed volume or adjustable micropipettes that measure 40µl.