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DNALC Forensic DNA Fingerprinting Kit with GelGreen™ (with prepaid coupon)

Item # 211202 New Online Only Exclusive

Developed in cooperation with the DNA Learning Center, this advanced lab uses plasmid isolation and restriction analysis to illustrate forensic DNA typing. Students are provided with 2 samples of E. coli cells to represent blood samples from 2 suspects. Plasmid DNA is extracted using a miniprep procedure and cut with restriction enzymes, along with a DNA sample representing the evidence from a crime scene. The resulting “DNA fingerprints” of the suspects are compared for a match with the evidence.

Price

$165.00

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

Developed in cooperation with the DNA Learning Center, this advanced lab uses plasmid isolation and restriction analysis to illustrate forensic DNA typing. Students are provided with 2 samples of E. coli cells to represent blood samples from 2 suspects. Plasmid DNA is extracted using a miniprep procedure and cut with restriction enzymes, along with a DNA sample representing the evidence from a crime scene. The resulting “DNA fingerprints” of the suspects are compared for a match with the evidence. Materials are sufficient for 8 groups of 4 students. Kit includes a prepaid coupon to request perishable materials later at your convenience. Contact us or return the coupon to request delivery of perishables. Foreign orders require special handling.

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Components Qty Included?
E. coli Slant Cultures 2 Included
Restriction Buffer, 180 µL 1 Included
Restriction Enzyme Mixture, 60 µL 1 Included
RNase A, 250 µL, 5 µL/mL 1 Included
Evidence A DNA, 40 µL, 0.1 µg/µL 1 Included
Evidence B DNA, 40 µL, 0.1 µg/µL 1 Included
Luria Broth, 10 mL 4 Included
Glucose-Tris-EDTA, 3.5 mL 2 Included
Potassium Acetate-Acetic Acid Solution, 3.5 mL 2 Included
Isopropanol, 100%, 10 mL 2 Included
Ethanol, 95%, 15 mL 1 Included
Tris-EDTA Buffer, 3.5 mL 1 Included
Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate Solution, 10%, 1 mL 1 Included
0.22 N Sodium Hydroxide Solution, 8 mL 1 Included
Loading Dye, 1 mL 1 Included
TBE Electrophoresis Buffer, 20x, 200 mL 1 Included
Agarose, 5 g 1 Included
Sterile Distilled Water, 1 mL 1 Included
GelGreen™ Staining Solution, 100 µL 1 Included
5 M Sodium Chloride, 8 mL 1 Included
Microcentrifuge Tubes, 1.5 mL 130 Included
Staining Trays 8 Included
Transfer Pipets 100 Included
Disposable Gloves 16 Included
Inoculating Loops 4 Included
Digital Resource Instruction Card 1 Included
Teacher’s Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Water Bath, 37° C Needed, Not Included
Water Bath, 60° C (optional) Needed, Not Included
Microcentrifuge (that generates at least 2,300 x g) Needed, Not Included
Gel Electrophoresis Chambers (with casting trays and well-forming combs) Needed, Not Included
Electrophoresis Power Supplies Needed, Not Included
UV or Blue Transilluminator (for viewing gels) Needed, Not Included
Micropipets (for 1- to 1,000-µL volumes) Needed, Not Included
Masking Tape (for sealing gel casting tray) Needed, Not Included
Racks (for 1.5-mL centrifuge tubes) 8 Needed, Not Included
Flask or Beaker, 1 L (for agarose) Needed, Not Included
Beakers or Similar Containers, 600 mL (for ice) 8 Needed, Not Included
Beakers or Similar Containers, 600 mL (for waste, such as used pipets) 8 Needed, Not Included
Carboy or Container, 4 L or Larger (for electrophoresis buffer) Needed, Not Included
Ice (preferably crushed) Needed, Not Included
Distilled Water Needed, Not Included
Permanent Markers Needed, Not Included
Boiling Water Bath or Microwave Oven Needed, Not Included
Autoclave or 10% Household Bleach Solution (for decontamination of bacterial waste before disposal) Needed, Not Included
Disinfectant (10% household bleach solution, 70% ethanol, isopropanol, or other for cleaning lab surfaces) Needed, Not Included
Paper Towels Needed, Not Included
Camera (for recording results, optional) Needed, Not Included
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