Diagnosing Disease with Biomarkers

Diagnosing Disease with Biomarkers
Target Audience: Middle School, High School, College
NCCCS Core Courses: BIO-163, BIO-165, BIO-166, BIO-168, BIO-169, BIO-175, BIO-275
Equipment Used: Micropipette, Plates, Well Plates


Examine biomarkers and their role in diagnosing disease. Analyze simulated blood samples for the presence of biomarkers associated with cancer. (Note: Requires brief overview of micropipettor use.)