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 In this course, we will learn how to pull out the DNA from an organism so that we can actually see DNA! 👀 In fact, you will actually pull out the DNA from a strawberry!  You’ll just need to get a few easy-to-find materials and this course will guide you through the whole process.

Click on the “Materials” tab above to view a list a supplies and materials needed to provide students the fullest experience in this course.  

DNA extraction buffer: Teacher/Learning Coach may choose prior to class to prepare the DNA extraction buffer. In a container add 900mL water, then 50mL dishwashing detergent (or 100mL shampoo): , and finally 2 teaspoons salt. Slowly invert the bottle to mix the extraction buffer. clear dish soap:

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