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Exploring Electrophoresis of DNA Demonstration Kit

Item # 211004

Intermediate—Easy to perform; requires some background knowledge.

Students separate mixtures of precut DNA fragments using samples of lambda DNA - uncut, cut with EcoRI, and cut with HindIII - to effectively demonstrate the action of restriction enzymes and the principles of electrophoresis.

Price

$70.65

This item will ship on or about 7/1/21

Intermediate—Easy to perform; requires some background knowledge.

Students separate mixtures of precut DNA fragments using samples of lambda DNA - uncut, cut with EcoRI, and cut with HindIII - to effectively demonstrate the action of restriction enzymes and the principles of electrophoresis. Gels can be run in 3-1/2 hours using three 9-V batteries or overnight with 1 battery.

Can also be adapted for use with activities in the National Council for Agricultural Education's Biotechnology for Plants, Animals, and the Environment (item # 212217). This Demonstration Kit contains instructions, 1 set of apparatus (with 4-well comb), and sufficient materials for 2 demonstrations.

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Demo Kit contains instructions, one set of apparatus, and sufficient materials for 2 demonstrations. Classroom Kit contains instructions, 5 sets of apparatus, and sufficient materials for 10 experiments. Replacement Kit refills for 10 experiments.

Components Qty Included?
Agarose Powder and TBE Buffer Included
Carbon-Fiber Electrodes Included
Pipet Tips Included
CarolinaBLU® DNA Stain Included
Predigested DNA Samples Included
Distilled or Deionized Water Needed, Not included
Batteries Needed, Not included