DNA extraction and quantification
The course will provide you the basic concepts and procedures for DNA extractions aiming at genetic analyses. You will learn how to process different samples from different types of organisms (viruses, bacteria, plants, fungi and animals). You will learn how to extract DNA without contaminations using standard methods and extraction kits. The course also addresses the basic concepts of DNA quantification.
DNA extraction procedures in different organisms
Necessary material for DNA extractions
Standard extractions protocols
DNA extractions kits
DNA quantification equipment
DNA quantification concepts
The training course are suitable for a wide range of professionals employed in public or private laboratories working in research or customer services. For example:
Newly recruited staff
DNA extraction procedures
DNA extraction without contamination
Setting up a DNA extraction protocol
DNA quantification concept and techniques
Basic concepts on molecular biology
The courses include lectures and laboratory sessions. The training includes presentations with instructor-guided interactive discussions with participants. The practical lessons are designed to allow all participants to train extensively the teaching procedures. Each course includes additional resources, forms and protocols for future use within your laboratory.
The courses are conducted by specialized scientists with vast experience in the lectured topics.
All participants receive a certificate of attendance and a record detailing the topics covered during the course.
TEACHING AND EVALUATION LANGUAGES
English or Portuguese.