Transformation of E. coli with pGAL™ (Blue Colony)

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Transformation of E. coli with pGAL™ (Blue Colony)

Product Number: SB51179

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Grade 8 and up.

In this experiment, students will develop an understanding of bacterial transformation by plasmid DNA by introducing an opportunity to observe an acquired phenotypic trait of the transformed bacterial cells. The presence of blue bacterial colonies visually demonstrates the expression of a specific gene for the Lac+ phenotype. For 10 lab groups, complete in 50 minutes and grow overnight. Kit includes BactoBeads™, plasmid DNA, buffer, media, ampicillin, X-Gal, ReadyPour™* Agar, petri dishes, sterile pipettes, loops, microtubes, and instructions. Requires 98.6° F (37° C) incubation oven, waterbath, microwave or hot plate (not included). Some components require refrigerator and freezer storage.

* ReadyPour™ is a trademark of Edvotek, Inc.

Brand  :       Edvotek
Item Weight  :       3.50







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