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Temperature-Dependent Gene Expression Kit (with Prepaid Coupon)

Item # 154769

Intermediate—Easy to perform; requires some basic training in microbiology.

Students explore the effects of environmental change on the regulation of gene expression. A gene involved in producing a red pigment is turned on (expressed) at room temperature, causing the bacteria to appear red. It is turned off (not expressed) at 37° C, causing the bacteria to appear white.

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$68.70

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Intermediate—Easy to perform; requires some basic training in microbiology.

For a class of 32. Students explore the effects of environmental change on the regulation of gene expression. A gene involved in producing a red pigment is turned on (expressed) at room temperature, causing the bacteria to appear red. It is turned off (not expressed) at 37° C, causing the bacteria to appear white.

Note:Keep bacteria culture at room temperature; do not incubate or refrigerate.

** Kit and perishable components will ship separately and may arrive on different days.

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Components Qty Included?
Serratia marcescens D1 Culture 1 Included
Nutrient Agar, 125 mL 4 Included
Sterile Petri Dishes 20 Included
Sterile Applicator Sticks 64 Included
Markers 4 Included
Autoclave Disposal Bag 1 Included
Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Incubator, 37°C 1 Needed, Not included
Paper Towels Needed, Not included

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