We got really excited from the gels! Browse the following gallery to see all the gels where you loaded the preparation of nucleic acids extracted from the filters. (more…)
We are almost ready to start the wet lab part of the metagenomics project. You can refer to the online PDF "laboratory protocols". We publish it in advance because it is wise (...mandatory!...) to know what to do before starting. Please, read it and try to understand each step. Feel free to ask questions using coments.
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The sampling site for our practicals is an interesting park, recently established in Padua: the renewable energy park "Fenice", founded by the Boy Scouts of CNGEI and the ZIP Consortium of Padua. The official site of the park is in Italian. (more…)
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