Alu Human DNA Typing Using PCR
Your students use primers for a 300 base pair Alu insertion in chromosome 16 (PV92) to determine their own genotype! They can then compare their class results with others around the world over the internet.
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PRODUCT UPDATE: PCR cycling change for PV92/Alu insert. Update effective for all #333 kits purchased after July 24th, 2014. Please read accompanying literature for your kit. Kit includes: Instructions, PCR EdvoBeads™, PV92 Primer Mix Concentrate, EdvoQuick™ DNA Ladder, Control DNA Concentrate, TE Buffer, Proteinase K, UltraSpec-Agarose™, Electrophoresis Buffer (50X), 10X Gel Loading Solution, InstaStain® Ethidium Bromide, FlashBlue™ Stain, Microcentrifuge & PCR Tubes, Disposable Plastic Cups, Salt Packets, & Wax Beads. All you need: DNA Electrophoresis, Thermal Cycler, Micropipets: 5-50 µl, UV or Blue Light Transilluminator, White Light Box (optional), (2) Water Baths, Microcentrifuge & Microwave or Hot plate. Storage: Some Components Require Freezer Storage Upon Receipt