Intermediate - Easy to perform; requires some background knowledge.
Students separate mixtures of colorful dyes and identify the components by comparing them to standards. Effectively demonstrates the principles of electrophoresis. Gels can be run in 35 minutes with five 9-V batteries or in 50 minutes with 3 batteries.
The Demonstration Kit contains instructions, one set of apparatus, and sufficient supplies for 3 demonstrations. The Classroom Kit contains instructions, 5 sets of apparatus, and sufficient supplies for 15 experiments. The Replacement Kit contains enough for 15 experiments.