Extraction of dna from strawberries
Key conceptsDNAGenomeGenesExtractionLaboratory techniquesIntroductionHave you ever wondered how scientists extract DNA from an organism. Overall, DNA tells an organism how to develop and function, and is so important that this complex compound is found in virtually every one of its cells. Each cell has an entire copy of the same set of instructions, and this set is called the genome. Scientists study DNA for many reasons: They can fiStrawberry DNA Extraction is a fun experiment that you can perform using everyday materials. The purpose of this experiment is to develop the interest, knowledge and skills of our students in the areas of biotechnology and life sciences.
Drs. Eric Green and Carla Easter from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) demonstrate how to extract DNA from strawberries using everyday household items.More information at. Better Together. Never miss a trending story with yahoo.comas your homepage. Every new tab displays beautiful Flickr photos and your most recently visited sites.