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Overview of Fragment Analysis

Fragment analysis generates a size estimate for DNA fragments relative to a size standard of DNA fragments with known lengths. The size standard is combined with the sample of interest and co-injected on the capillary electrophoresis system.

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  • Key Technical Applications

    Key technical applications of Fragment Sizing Analysis include:
    Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism (AFLP) Mapping
    Figure 1

    AFLP Analysis

    Microsatellite Analysis Application
    Figure 2

    Patterns of repetitive elements - Microsatellites or Short Tandem Repeats (STRs)

    Figure 3

    Differences in a single building block of DNA - Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs)

    Single Stranded Conformation Polymorphism (SSCP) Analysis Figure 4

    Mutation Screening

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