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With this easy-to-use kit students become virus hunters as they interpret DNA fingerprints to identify the viral strain responsible for a potentially deadly fictitious disease outbreak. Students load harmless predigested DNA samples onto agarose gels and separate the fragments to produce fingerprints. Kit materials are sufficient for 8 student groups.
Intermediate - Easy to perform; requires some background knowledge.
With this easy-to-use kit students become virus hunters as they interpret DNA fingerprints to identify the viral strain responsible for a potentially deadly fictitious disease outbreak.
Students load harmless predigested DNA samples onto agarose gels and separate the fragments to produce fingerprints. References to articles on emerging diseases are included so your class can learn more about them. Materials supplied are sufficient for 8 student groups.
|Alabama Virus DNA, 20 µL||8||Included|
|Missouri Virus DNA, 20 µL||8||Included|
|Pennsylvania Virus DNA, 20 µL||8||Included|
|CarolinaBLU™ Final Stain, 250 mL||1||Included|
|CarolinaBLU™ Gel and Buffer Stain, 7 mL||1||Included|
|Agarose, 5 g||1||Included|
|TAE Buffer, 50x, 100 mL||1||Included|
|Teacher’s Manual and Reproducible Student Guide||1||Included|
|Gel Electrophoresis Chambers||8||Needed, Not included|
|Power Supplies||8||Needed, Not included|
|Racks (for samples)||8||Needed, Not included|
|Graduated Cylinder, 1 L||1||Needed, Not included|
|Flask, 5 L||1||Needed, Not included|
|Flask, 1 L||1||Needed, Not included|
|Water Bath, Hot Plate, or Microwave||1||Needed, Not included|
|Permanent Markers||8||Needed, Not included|
|PPE for Instructor and Students||Needed, Not included|
|White-light Box, Slide Viewer, or Overhead Projector||Needed, Not included|
|Aluminum Foil||Needed, Not included|
|Masking Tape||Needed, Not included|
|Distilled or Deionized Water||Needed, Not included|
|Microcentrifuge (optional)||Needed, Not included|
|Funnel (optional)||Needed, Not included|
|Instant or Digital Camera (optional)||Needed, Not included|
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