How to Extract Strawberry DNA

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How to Extract Strawberry DNA
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Gather materials

Gather materials

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Measure your water

Measure your water

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Add your dish soap

Add your dish soap

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Stir

Stir

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Add salt and stir

Add salt and stir

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Put the strawberry in the bag

Put the strawberry in the bag

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Add the solution we just made

Add the solution we just made

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Mush!!!

Mush!!!

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Until all that remains are seeds and pulp

Until all that remains are seeds and pulp

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Put the filter in the cup

Put the filter in the cup

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And strain the liquid into the cup

And strain the liquid into the cup

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Sorry for the previous step. DO NOT LET THE FILTER SINK TI THE BOTTOM!!! Hold it at the top.

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Should look like this, like juice.

Should look like this, like juice.

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Put it into the glass beaker

Put it into the glass beaker

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Measure the isopropyl

Measure the isopropyl

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And add it to the beaker

And add it to the beaker

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You should see two layers. The white stuff on top is pure DNA!!!

You should see two layers. The white stuff on top is pure DNA!!!

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Use a popsicle stick to GENTLY remove the DNA. Cool, right?!?

Use a popsicle stick to GENTLY remove the DNA. Cool, right?!?

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