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SEPGuides: Science Education Partnership: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

SEPGuides is the go-to place for all SEP kit protocols and activities, as well as the posting area for announcements and program updates. If something is missing or you have an idea to contribute, please e-mail us at

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DNA Ladders

Virtual Labs and Games


These activities are intended for biotech, genetics, AP, honors, or other advanced biology classes, and are available to SEP Teachers that have participated in SEP PCR workshops, or by permission.  SEP supports these activities by supplying both the consumables and equipment (PCR machine, centrifuges, etc.).  If you are interested is doing these activities with your class, contact SEP (, 206-667-4487).

PCR References

PTC Taster PCR

PTC PCR Resources (updated 2017)

Editable Resources

Other Resources