This experiment for 6 lab groups introduces students to the principles, practice and applications of the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) without the need for a PCR machine! Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) has had an extraordinary impact on ...
Study the patterns of inheritance and the genetic
probability of easily observed and tested traits.
Your students will:
• Apply the laws of chance to genetics
• Demonstrate the effect of dominance in a monohybrid cross
Examine the genetic mutation responsible for sickle cell anemia.
Your students will use agarose gel electrophoresis to study sickle cell anemia - a painful and ultimately fatal condition resulting from a genetic mutatio which alters the body ...