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Virtual laboratories

This already includes the most recent additions: PCR assay for detecting coronavirus and assay to detect adulteration of vegetable oils.

pageGeneral instructions for using Cybertory. Workbooks specific for each experiment are available from the virtual laboratories home page.

If you will be doing the sickle cell anemia practical, ask your instructor to assign you 4 enzymes or else use automatic assignment and write down the assigned enzymes.

Brief video (2 min) that illustrates how is the work with this laboratory. (Note that although the video displays screenshots in Spanish, the actual laboratory is fully translated into English) Another video with more detail (6 min).

A review (in Spanish) on the teaching applications of Cybertory: article“Iniciación al diagnóstico genético: una aproximación a la medicina molecular” J. C. Diez, A. Herráez (2017) RIECS 2 (1), 22-27.

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