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DNA Fingerprinting

Students discuss DNA Fingerprinting and gel electrophoresis before participating in a crime solving activity. Students simulate their DNA using adding tape and complete the steps necessary to do a gel electrophoresis. They discuss the advantages of a DNA library and how it could effect solving crimes.

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Resource Details

Grade
7th - 8th
Subjects
Life Science
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2006

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