If you teach biochemistry, you will find numerous Vernier labs and products that can fit nicely into your curriculum.

Topics and Techniques

The following information lists common experiments performed in Introductory Biochemistry labs and the relevant technology.

Experiment Sensors and Equipment
Acid/base chemistry and buffer preparation
Protein and enzyme purification
Gel electrophoresis and Western blot (typically used in purification but can also be used in activity assays)
Determination of protein or enzyme purity
Enzyme activity assays
Analysis of carbohydrates and lipids

Experiments from Vernier Lab Books

These are several experiments from our lab books that can be used in biochemistry labs, illustrating some of the techniques mentioned above.