Month: October 2018

The XX chromosome in male: A case of sex reversal

Team Genetic Education 07/10/2018 No Comments All articles, Explore , , , , , , ,

You heard it right. I am talking about the XX chromosome in a male. XX chromosomes are universally present in a female. However, not frequent but XX chromosome may present in a male. In this article, we will discuss the rarest type of genetic defect which is uncommon in nature.  The role of the XX […]

Role of DMSO in PCR: DMSO a PCR enhancer

Team Genetic Education 05/10/2018 No Comments All articles, Explore, PCR technology , , ,

  The role of DMSO in PCR amplification is to increase the specificity and yield of PCR. DMSO is a PCR enhancer which is an important ingredient of PCR buffer. In this article, we will discuss the structure and function of DMSO and how we can utilize DMSO for enhancing the PCR reaction and finally, […]

Function of taq DNA polymerase in PCR

Team Genetic Education 02/10/2018 No Comments All articles, Explore, PCR technology , , , ,

The function of Taq DNA polymerase in PCR reaction is to amplify the DNA for the production of multiple copies of DNA. Taq DNA polymerase is a thermostable DNA polymerase which can also work at a higher temperature. In this article, we will discuss about the DNA polymerase and its function, Taq DNA polymerase, the function […]

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