Strawberry DNA Extraction With Middle School Students


Author :: icultiver         Posted on :: September 25, 2015

Food and Agricultural Sciences – DNA Extraction

Using simple household items such a detergent, salt and rubbing alcohol, you can easily extract DNA from Strawberries, a major cash crop in California!

As a guest specialist, Food and Agricultural Sciences Program, Dr. Heather Cartwright of the Carnegie Institution, led the DNA extraction with the students, you can do it right at home too!

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