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Molecular Biology & Genetics

Molecular Biology & Genetics

The Genetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory is primarily used for mandatory lab exercises as part of the undergraduate curriculum, and this includes Molecular Biology, Genetics, Human Genetics, and Forensic Genetics exercises. It is usable for DNA and protein isolation and analysis since it contains all necessary equipment, and the following activies are taught to the students:

  • Micropipetting techniques
  • Fingerprint analysis
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Presumptive and confirmatory tests for biological evidence
  • DNA isolation methods (organic, inorganic, commercial kits)
  • Protein isolation
  • DNA and protein spectrophotometry
  • Agarose gel electrophoresis and polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (PAGE)