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A Discovery Laboratory Investigating Bacterial Gene Regulation

This laboratory exercise introduces students to experimental design and gene regulation using different sugar ("food" sources) and an enzyme assay for beta-glalctosidase to identify different E. coli stains with respect to lac operon mutations, then designing their own experiments to study the various aspects of the lac operon.

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Resource Type: Proceedings, Manual, Laboratory exercise, Laboratory manual, Book chapter
Audience Level: Undergraduate lower division 13-14

Author and Copyright

Authors and Editors: Robert Moss of Wofford College
Publisher: ABLE
Format: application/pdf
Copyright and other restrictions: Yes
Cost: No


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