The Biology Virtual Laboratory
DNA is extracted from human cells for a variety of reasons. With a pure sample of DNA you can test a newborn for a genetic disease, analyze forensic evidence, or study a gene involved in cancer. Try it out! Enter this virtual laboratory to perform a cheek swab and extract DNA from human cells.
What is Cloning?
What is Cloning? An introduction to cloning and how it's done
Click and Clone
Click and Clone: Try it yourself in the mouse cloning laboratory
Space Doctor: You are the doctor! Design and test gene therapy treatments with ailing aliens.
Biological Assays (Created by Cecilia Yu, Wellesley College)
Enzymes (Created by Cecilia Yu, Wellesley College)
Digital Videos (Created by Cecilia Yu, Wellesley College)
Grab your mask and gloves and head on into the Dissection Lab for dissection photos, videos, worksheets, and quizzes. Please note that these dissection images may be upsetting to some viewers.issection Lab by Elliott Kimmel