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Use PCR and a Single Hair to Produce a “DNA Fingerprint"

This resource is a detailed manual of protocols and instructional information for carrying out an undergraduate laboratory exercise in molecular biology and cenetics, in which students use polymerase chain reaction to create DNA fingerprints from their own hair. It includes student outlines, instructor's notes, and suggested questions for laboratory reports.

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Resource Type: Laboratory manual, Laboratory exercise
Audience Level: Graduate, Undergraduate upper division 15-16

Author and Copyright

Authors and Editors: Diane Padula, John H. Williamson, A. Malcolm Campbell of Biology, Davidson College
Publisher: ABLE
Format: text/html
Copyright and other restrictions: Yes
Cost: No


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