What is a Western Blot?

What is a Western Blot?

Western blots are used a several different areas of life science research. This course will dive into the process of a Western blot, as well as why and when you would choose to use that technique.

About this course

Western blots are a widely used technique which involve the use of antibodies to identify proteins of interest on a membrane. In this course, you will learn about the steps involved in a Western blot, as well as the important around this technique. 

Curriculum18 min

  • History of the Western Blot 5 min
  • Western Blot Applications 3 min
  • Overview of the Technique 5 min
  • Applications and Considerations 5 min
  • Knowledge Check
  • Feedback - Let Us Know Your Thoughts
  • Return to the Homepage

About this course

Western blots are a widely used technique which involve the use of antibodies to identify proteins of interest on a membrane. In this course, you will learn about the steps involved in a Western blot, as well as the important around this technique. 

Curriculum18 min

  • History of the Western Blot 5 min
  • Western Blot Applications 3 min
  • Overview of the Technique 5 min
  • Applications and Considerations 5 min
  • Knowledge Check
  • Feedback - Let Us Know Your Thoughts
  • Return to the Homepage