Edvotek® PCR Amplification of DNA
Product Number: SB50381
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Grades 8 and up.
Students will make billions of copies of a small amount of DNA in just 90 minutes. They will mix template DNA and primers with PCR EdvoBeads™ that contain all of the other components required to carry out a PCR reaction. Students will see the increasing amounts of DNA for themselves, taking samples every few cycles and analyzing them on a DNA gel. Kit includes PCR EdvoBeads™, DNA template and primers, DNA-size ladder, ultrapure water, wax beads, gel loading dye, agarose, electrophoresis buffer, InstaStain® Ethidium Bromide, FlashBlue™ stain, and instructions. Required but not included: 5-50 µl adjustable micropipet tips, thermal cylinder, electrophoresis apparatus, power supply, microwave or hot plate, and UV transilluminator. Electrophoresis takes 45 minutes, PCR takes three hours or overnight. For 10 lab groups.