Lecture 20: Amplicon sequencing and microbial ecology

DNA extraction (description of the process ; it’s easy, you can do it at home)

Polymerase chain reaction (definition ; discussion and video)

Barcoded PCR (description)

Gel electrophoresis (defintion http://www.nature.com/scitable/definition/gel-electrophoresis-286)

DNA sequencing (description)

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