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Amplified DNA Product Separation for Forensic Analysts


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Upon successful completion of this unit of instruction, the student shall be able to:

  • Explain the basic principles of capillary electrophoresis
  • List the advantages of capillary electrophoresis over slab gels
  • List capillary electrophoresis system components
  • Describe how capillary electrophoresis systems function
  • List the instruments used by the forensic science community
  • Troubleshoot ABI Prism® instruments

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