Gel Electrophoresis: Sort and See the DNA

Young scholars construct DNA fingerprints. In this genetics lesson, students watch an on-line gel electrophoresis animation, then they work in groups to use a restriction map to create a restriction enzyme and use that to arrange a DNA fragment. Lesson includes extension ideas.

8th - 12th Science 28 Views 75 Downloads
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