Biotechnology Classroom Gene Technology
Edvotek™ In Search of the Sickle Cell Gene by Southern Blot
Use Southern blots to detect mutations while gaining insight about the effects of sickle cell anemia.
Edvotek™ Transformation of E. coli with Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)
GFP gene was isolated and cloned from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria.
Edvotek™ The Mystery of the Crooked Cell
Demonstrates detection of the mutation that causes sickle cell anemia.
Edvotek™ DNA/RNA Microarrays
Membrane microarray technology enables scientists to screen large numbers of samples in one assay.
Edvotek™ Exploring Biotechnology with Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)
Four experimental modules are combined into one experiment to provide a comprehensive biotechnology exploration focusing on the green fluorescent protein (GFP).
Edvotek™ Purification and Size Determination of Green and Blue Fluorescent Proteins
The unique fluorescent properties of GFP and BFP will be used as an assay during their purification from an E. coli extract.