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Item #: FB1842

Price: $112.50

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In the Genetics of Organisms Classic Lab Kits for AP® Biology, perform and test crosses of mutant strains, make daily observations, and compile data. Refill is available.

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Type of Kit For 3 Groups For 8 Groups Refill Kit
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Living Drosophila provide a dynamic genetic learning experience in this month-long lab. Students perform test crosses of mutant strains, make daily observations and compile data. Drosophila cultures are required and available separately and must be ordered two weeks in advance of desired arrival date.

For convenience, the recommended strains are listed below. Enough materials needed to culture and maintain multiple mutations for several weeks are provided. Wild-type and mutant Drosophila are required but not included in the kit.

Materials: 70% Isopropyl alcohol*, Camel hair brushes, Culture vials, Flinn Drosophila guide, Foam-tipped applicators*, Instant Drosophila Medium*, Lull-a-Fly™ solution*, Morgues, Vial netting, Vial plugs 

*Denotes items included with refill kit

Specifications

For 8 groups

Materials Included in Kit: 
Instant Drosophila medium, 341 g
Isopropyl alcohol, 70%, 250 mL
Lull-a-fly™ solution, 15 mL
Polypropylene jar with label, 8
Polystyrene shoulder vial, clear, 1¼" x 4", 40
Brush, camels hair, size 3, ½", 8
Flinn© Drosophila guide
Foam tipped applicators, polypropylene shaft, 3", 40
Identi-Plugs®, 27-34 mm, 40
Vial netting, 3" piece, 40