Use the Virus Detection and Transmission Kit to teach your students the science behind molecular diagnostics in the context of epidemiology and public health. Based on published viral transmission cases studies, this hands-on lab activity puts your students into the roles of ER doctor, medical laboratory scientist, epidemiologist, and public health official as they use agarose gel electrophoresis to analyze patient samples and deduce how a novel virus strain spread through a restaurant.
Features and Benefits
- Engages students in a real-world public health issue
- Includes preamplified PCR samples to study the technique without a thermal cycler
- Contains reagents and consumables for 8 lab stations (32 students)
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Alternate Product Configurations
|Electrophoresis Reagents Kit Options||Catalog Number|
|Virus Detection and Transmission Kit||17008261EDU|
|Virus Detection and Transmission Kit plus UView Electrophoresis Reagents||17008241EDU|
|Virus Detection and Transmission Kit plus Fast Blast Electrophoresis Reagents||17008251EDU|