Gel-electrophoresis the easy way for students

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Van Rooy, Wilhelmina and Sultana, Khalida. (2010) Gel-electrophoresis the easy way for students. Teaching Science. 56(2), pp. 31 - 33.
AuthorsVan Rooy, Wilhelmina and Sultana, Khalida
Abstract

This article describes a simple, inexpensive, easy to conduct gel-electrophoresis activity using food dyes. It is an alternative to the more expensive counterparts which require agarose gel, DNA samples, purchased chamber and Tris-borate-EDTA buffer. We suggest some learning activities for senior biology students along with comments on several on-line resources.

Year2010
JournalTeaching Science
Journal citation56 (2), pp. 31 - 33
ISSN1449-6313
Web address (URL)https://search.proquest.com/docview/577657315?accountid=8194
Page range31 - 33
Research GroupSchool of Education
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