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Colony Transformation Kit

$10.25 - $121.95

Designed to match traditional AP® Biology Lab 6. These kits demonstrate the induced uptake and expression of foreign DNA by a living cell. Students observe the phenotypic effect of adding new DNA sequences to living bacteria. The Teacher Demonstration Kit includes enough materials for 1 demonstration. The 4-Station Kit includes enough materials for 4 teams of students. The 8-Station Kit includes enough materials for 8 teams of students. The Perishables Refill replaces consumed items.

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  • No liquid culturing
  • Minimal teacher preparation
Designed to match traditional AP® Biology Lab 6. These kits demonstrate the induced uptake and expression of foreign DNA by a living cell. Students observe the phenotypic effect of adding new DNA sequences to living bacteria. E. coli cells that take up an antibiotic-resistance gene gain the ability to grow in the presence of ampicillin. Requires preparation 2 days prior to lab.

The Teacher Demonstration Kit includes enough materials for 1 demonstration. The 4-Station Kit includes enough materials for 4 teams of students. The 8-Station Kit includes enough materials for 8 teams of students. The Perishables Refill replaces consumed items.

Note: Order the kit with the perishable materials included or with a voucher to request perishables later at your convenience. Contact us or return the voucher to request delivery of perishable materials.

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