FRUIT Examples Seedless grapes Sour Cherries Blueberries Mandarin Orange Apples Seedless watermelon Plums
Other Examples Peanuts Oats Coffee Potatoes Sweet potatoes Clover Wheat Roses Marigold Tamarillo Ferns Fish (frozen)
Lab groups need to bring? Tables 1,2,3 ; Need to bring a plant DNA sample Tables 4,5,6; Need to bring an animal DNA sample
Just Remember…. What ever your grocery store item is, it needs to have… CELLS
Fresh, or frozen, not canned Frozen items work well Fresh items work fine also Canned foods are not good. -They are processed and the this denatures the DNA.
Recipe ½ c. Grocery Store Item Pinch of salt 1 c. cold water Blend all together well. Bring to class Wednesday.
This is a basic outline to follow for this lab report. Strawberry DNA Extraction Lab Name _____________________Partner(s)__________________________________ Per._____ Purpose-(You come up with this) Materials: (These should just be written as a list.) Procedure: (number the steps, refer to the strawberry email) Include all steps, starting with how to make the strawberry blended mixture. Data Calculations: N/A –(Does not apply for this lab, but still include it on your report.) Analysis/Conclusion: (2 parts for this lab.) 1-STRAWBERRY DATA-All observations from the first half of the lab go here. When did you see the DNA, why did you see it, what did it look like, etc. Be very complete! 2-Experimental Data goes here. What did you use for your experimental grocery item? How well did it work? Write all observations here, again be very complete. Possible Errors: (Need 3 and number them. Use complete sentences.) 1. 2. 3.