Suggestions for DNAfingerprinting lab report

Background Section:
*DNAfingerprinting- what is it?
- How was it developed?
- Current applications
- do not focus on who developed it focus on the what it does and why it is useful
*Restriction Enzymes- EcoR1 and Pst1
*mention: plasmids v. human dna samples

Materials and Methods:
*use correct voice
ex. 5 mLs of agarose were dissolved in…

*can site book in lab on technique for making agarose gels??

*Plasmid vs. Human DNA samples
*Why does kit use plasmids and not humans DNA (reason + source)
— (planting DNA at a crime scene = bad. it could happen)
*What are plasmids & how are they used by bacteria?

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