Preparing the Samples

Preparing the Samples

Your Western blot can only be as good as the samples you start with. Learn more about the things to consider when preparing your samples and how to minimize the amount of variability that gets added to your experiment.

About this course

Your Western blot can only be as good as the samples you start with. Learn more about the things to consider when preparing your samples and how to minimize the amount of variability that gets added to your experiment.

Curriculum27 min

  • Science
  • Protein Extraction and Storage 3 min
  • Methods for Estimating Protein Concentration 2 min
  • Protein Loading Buffer Components 3 min
  • Best Practices
  • Sample Preparation Considerations 7 min
  • Protein Assays, Linear Range, and Sample Loading 6 min
  • Keep a Clean Work Environment 3 min
  • In the Lab
  • Sample Preparation 3 min
  • Knowledge Check
  • Feedback - Tell Us Your Thoughts
  • Return to the Homepage

About this course

Your Western blot can only be as good as the samples you start with. Learn more about the things to consider when preparing your samples and how to minimize the amount of variability that gets added to your experiment.

Curriculum27 min

  • Science
  • Protein Extraction and Storage 3 min
  • Methods for Estimating Protein Concentration 2 min
  • Protein Loading Buffer Components 3 min
  • Best Practices
  • Sample Preparation Considerations 7 min
  • Protein Assays, Linear Range, and Sample Loading 6 min
  • Keep a Clean Work Environment 3 min
  • In the Lab
  • Sample Preparation 3 min
  • Knowledge Check
  • Feedback - Tell Us Your Thoughts
  • Return to the Homepage