Benchling Training Kit for Educators

If you’re an educator who’s interested in teaching your course with Benchling, then check these articles out.

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Molecular Biology Lessons

PCR and Primer Design

Teach students how to design primers for PCR, write out protocols and perform calculations to gain practical laboratory experience.
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Gel Electrophoresis and Restriction Enzymes

Educate your students about the concepts of gel electrophoresis through simulating restriction digests and gel analysis on Benchling.
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Sequence Annotation

Teach your students the common elements found on plasmid sequences and how to visualize and annotate DNA.
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Molecular Cloning Methods

Have students learn and master fundamental cloning methods such as Type II restriction, Gibson, and Golden Gate.
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Bacterial Transformation

Teach your students how bacteria uptake genetic material through DNA transformations and how this technique is performed at the bench.
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DNA Sequencing

Provide your students with a foundation for DNA sequencing. Understand how to connect sequence information to make research discoveries
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CRISPR Knockouts

Inspire students with cutting-edge CRISPR technology and teach them how scientists use it to do gene-editing in organisms.
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Protein Analysis

Get students familiar with importing genes and analyzing the protein sequences they encode on Benchling.
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