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Gel electrophoresis

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In the early days of DNA manipulation, DNA fragments were laboriously separated by gravity. In the 1970s, the powerful tool of DNA gel electrophoresis was developed. This process uses electricity to separate DNA fragments by size as they migrate through a gel matrix.
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dna gel electrophoresis,dna fragments,dna manipulation,electrophoresis gel,gel matrix,gravity,electricity,1970s
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