Understand the theory and application of western blotting.
- Includes lesson, study questions and answers
- preform SDS-PAGE electrophoresis of proteins in a real-world context
- Precast polyacrylamide gels not included but available separately
Students will perform a western blot to determine simulated clinical trial participants' risk of developing Alzheimer's Disease.
Additional items needed but not included: 12% denaturing polyacrylamide gels (3), vertical gel electrophoresis equipment, shaker platform (optional), micropipettes with tips, microtest tubes, beakers, transfer pipets, graduated cylinders, plastic wrap, scissors, trays, forceps, several packs of paper towels, latex or vinyl lab gloves, safety goggles, methanol, and distilled water.
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Caution: Some components require refrigerator storage.