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Cell Lab: Giant Chromosomes

Stain DNA from fruit fly salivary glands and examine the DNA tightly coiled into chromosomes under a microscope. Giant Chromosomes is part of Cell Labs. The Cell Lab is a hands-on wet biology lab located in the Human Body Gallery.
Grade Level: 
7 and 9
Academic Standard Strand: 
Nature of Science & Engineering
Life Science
Specific Location: 
Level 4