DNA testing allows fast, sensitive and specific detection of particular target organisms & biological products. Similar methods are used commonly in hospitals (for disease organisms), forensics (for DNA profiles of offenders) and university laboratories.
OK, confession time. I used to work some crazy hours in order to fit some library screening into a part time job while finishing my degree. No, that’s not the confession – more, when I put the PCR on I
Designing primers for your high resolution melting is easy enough. A quick run with some known genotypes …. and look for the melting curve differences among samples. Too simple. But what about the temperature-neutral SNP’s? The what?
Our local paper, every three months, features a Tairawhiti Gisborne business and this quarter it was our turn to showcase our new lab and talk about what we’ve been up to recently. Gisborne Herald article Sept 2018
The ManKan™ honey real time PCR kit is a multiplex qPCR test designed for the detection and differentiation of manuka (Leptospermum scoparium), manuka DNA from other plant species such as kanuka (Kunzea ericodes) which is