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DNA Chips: Genes to Disease Kit

Item # 211520

This microarray simulation provides an inexpensive, hands-on lab to introduce students to microarrays, the complexities of gene expression, and the role of gene expression in cancer. Using simulated microarray technology, students compare the relative expression levels of 6 different genes in healthy lung cells and lung cancer cells.

Price

$95.00

In stock and available to ship.

Advanced - For experienced high school and college classes; requires some technical skill.

  • Simple microarray simulation
  • No special equipment
  • Comprehensive 2- to 4-day lesson plan
  • 45-minute experiment
  • Affordable lab option

This microarray simulation provides an inexpensive, hands-on lab to introduce students to microarrays, the complexities of gene expression, and the role of gene expression in cancer. Using simulated microarray technology, students compare the relative expression levels of 6 different genes in healthy lung cells and lung cancer cells.

Students then discuss the significance of the relative expression levels with respect to the genes' roles in causing cancer. Teacher's manual includes instructions for a bonus dry lab.

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Product Families Featuring This Item:

 
Components Qty Included?
Microarray Worksheets 30 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 1 1 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 2 1 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 3 1 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 4 1 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 5 1 Included
DNA Chips, Gene 6 1 Included
Hybridization Buffer 2 Included
Glass Slides 10 Included
Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Blue and Red Markers Needed, Not Included
Scissors Needed, Not Included
Hot Water Bath or Hotplate with Shallow Pan for Water Needed, Not Included
Camera or Colored Pencils/Markers Needed, Not Included
Float or Rack Needed, Not Included
Red and Blue Paper (optional) Needed, Not Included
 
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