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  • 2018 BioTeach Summer Institute at UMass-Amherst July 9th - 13th, 2018 | 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM and 7:00 to 9:30 PM on selected evenings.

    Join us for the FREE 5 day BioTeach Summer Institute focused on biotechnology and molecular biology techniques and lab activities. The workshop will be held Monday - Friday, July 9 th - 13 th at the…

  • 2018 BioTeach Summer Institute at UMass-Amherst Copy July 9th - 13th, 2018 | 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM and 7:00 to 9:30 PM on selected evenings.

    Join us for the FREE 5 day BioTeach Summer Institute focused on biotechnology and molecular biology techniques and lab activities. The workshop will be held Monday - Friday, July 9 th - 13 th at the…

  • Exploring Personal Genetics with PCR (Amherst) Rescheduled Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Participants will isolate their own DNA, use PCR to amplify the gene responsible for the ability to taste bitter compounds, and analyze the PCR products by restriction enzyme analysis and…

  • Exploring Personal Genetics with PCR (Amherst) Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Participants will isolate their own DNA, use PCR to amplify the gene responsible for the ability to taste bitter compounds, and analyze the PCR products by restriction enzyme analysis and…

  • Gel Electrophoresis: The Basics and Beyond Friday, April 13th, 2018 | 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

    Always wanted to do gels with your students but just didn’t know where to start? Maybe you know how to do gels but just want a refresher course to boost your confidence. This workshop will start with…

  • Genetically Modified Organisms (Cambridge) Monday, March 26th, 2018 | 8:30am - 4:00pm

    Participants will complete testing of various food items for the presence of transgenes using three different kits and compare the advantages and disadvantages of each for different classes.…

  • Exploring Personal Genetics with PCR (Cambridge) Saturday, March 24th, 2018 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Participants will isolate their own DNA, use PCR to amplify the gene responsible for the ability to taste bitter compounds, and analyze the PCR products by restriction enzyme analysis and…

  • The Wolbachia Project (Cambridge) Saturday, March 24th, 2018 | 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

    Experience the next generation of the Wolbachia Project which, for over 10 years, has introduced real-world scientific research into high school biology labs and lesson plans with inquiry, discovery,…

  • Exploring Personal Genetics with PCR (Amherst) Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Participants will isolate their own DNA, use PCR to amplify the gene responsible for the ability to taste bitter compounds, and analyze the PCR products by restriction enzyme analysis and…

  • Exploring Photosynthesis and Respiration (Cambridge) Monday, February 26th, 2018 | 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Do you want fun labs to investigate photosynthesis, respiration, and enzymes? Learn how to make algae and yeast balls (sodium alginate encapsulated algae and yeast) to use as a model system to study…