Home Products Most Popular Contact
No items in your cart.
The page below is a sample from the LabCE course Real-Time PCR. Access the complete course and earn ASCLS P.A.C.E.-approved continuing education credits by subscribing online.

Learn more about Real-Time PCR (online CE course) »
How to Subscribe
MLS & MLT Comprehensive CE Package
Includes 106 CE courses, most popular
$95 Add to cart
Pick Your Courses
Up to 8 CE hours
$50 Add to cart
Individual course$20 Add to cart

DNA Primers

The DNA sequences that flank either side of the genomic DNA of interest must be known for PCR to be successful. Synthesized oligodeoxynucleotides, known as primers, are short DNA fragments that range in size from 20 to 30 base pairs. The primers are complementary to the sequences flanking either side of the desired DNA region. Primers can either be purchased or produced in the laboratory.