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Modeling and Experimental Validation of DNA Motion During Electrophoresis

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Regis A. David, Justin L. Black, Brian D. Jensen, Sandra H. Burnett

Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Paper No. DETC2010-28541, pp. 429-437; 9 pages
doi:10.1115/DETC2010-28541
From:
  • ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Volume 4: 12th International Conference on Advanced Vehicle and Tire Technologies; 4th International Conference on Micro- and Nanosystems
  • Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 15–18, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: Design Engineering Division and Computers in Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4412-0 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3881-5
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME

abstract

This paper describes the protocol and presents the results for DNA motion experiments using fabricated macroscale gel electrophoresis devices. Gel electrophoresis is a process used to separate/move DNA, RNA or protein molecules using an electric field through a gel matrix (electrolytic solution). In electrolytic solutions, the current conduction is due to a transport of ions (anions and cations). A better understanding of electrophoretic fundamentals allows for modeling the motion of DNA during electrophoresis. The model is validated through comparison with the experimental results. The model and experimental validation will be used to improve the process of cellular nanoinjection of DNA, currently in development in our lab.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME

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