Biotech Basics – Paternity Testing

biotech basics DNA – Paternity

Biotech Basics – Paternity Testing

£49.00 Ex VAT

For 8 groups of students = 8 gels

Product Description

Cat no BB103

Paternity testing is now very routine around the world. Give your students an understanding of this technique with this exciting and affordable DNA electrophoresis kit!

Compare a child’s DNA with their mother and two possible fathers. Choose your favourite celebrities to make up the scenario!

Using real DNA, students must match the banding pattern to work out the result. Additionally, advanced students can learn about short tandem repeats (STRs) – a type of variable number tandem repeat (VNTR) using the kit.

Made in the UK!

Contents: instructions, DNA samples, agarose, electrophoresis buffer, DNA stain

All you need: electrophoresis tank, power supply, fixed volume or adjustable 40ul micropipette and tips.