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SEPGuides: Science Education Partnership: Electrophoresis Exploration

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The purpose of this lab is to introduce students to the gel electrophoresis equipment and the principles of electrophoresis. This activity is designed as an inquiry lab for students, and allows them to explore the concepts of conductivity, chemistry, and buffers.

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