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Module Summary
An overview of biotechnology concentrating on Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) techniques to be introduced and non-PCR techniques discussed throughout the semester. Also emphasizing their relation to biology today and culminating in a often used modern day molecular biology technique PCR.

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Module Materials (view or download)
PCR: Virtual Lab
DNA Agarose Gel Electrophoresis

Module Activity Overview Estimated Class Time
PCR: Virtual Lab 1 (90 min) class
DNA Agarose Gel Electrophoresis 1 (90 min) class



Last updated: 3/10/2015