1 C118 Laboratory - Genetically Modified Foods Biotechnology Explorer GMO Foods (BioRad Kit #166-2500EDU)Introduction:Overview: The goal of the lab is to determine if a food sample contains GMO’s. In the first week, you will extract genomic DNA from food samples and run polymerase chain reactions (PCR) to amplify GMO and natural plant sequences from the DNA. In the second week, you will separate and detect certain DNA sequences using gel electrophoresis as shown in Figure 1.
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