DNA obtained from a single hair left behind at a crime scene can be used to identify a criminal. In this experiment, your students will compare simulated crime scene DNA with that of two suspects.
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.