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Acids and Bases
Acids and Bases

Have you ever consumed an acid or a base? Yes you have! Acids and bases are found all around us: In the food we eat, the beverages we drink, many o...

Advanced Acids and Bases
Advanced Acids and Bases

The concept of strong acids may sound frightening, but did you know that some weak acids can actually be more dangerous than their stronger counter...

Animal Genetics
Animal Genetics

In the Animal Genetics simulation you will learn about Mendelian inheritance and how a mutation in DNA can give rise to an altered phenotype. You w...

Antibodies
Antibodies

In the Antibodies lab, you will learn about the concepts of antibodies and antigens. You will also learn about the ABO and Rhesus blood grouping sy...

Bacterial Isolation
Bacterial Isolation

In the Bacterial Isolation simulation, you will investigate the cause of a contamination of poultry meat by a dangerous bacteria strain that is res...

Biological Circuit
Biological Circuit

The Biological Circuit Lab is the continuation of the Synthetic Biology Lab. In this lab, you will improve the design of the previous biological ci...

Biosafety
Biosafety

In the Biosafety simulation, you will be introduced to the concept of laboratory containment, which is a very special type of laboratory required t...

Cancer Sample Preparation for Mass Spectrometry
Cancer Sample Preparation for Mass Spectrometry

The Cancer Sample Preparation for Mass Spectrometry simulation is the first simulation in the Mass Spectrometry series. In the Cancer Sample Prepar...

Carbohydrates
Carbohydrates

Most people are familiar with carbohydrates, especially when it comes to what we eat. For example, to lose weight, some individuals adhere to “lo...

Cell Culture Basics
Cell Culture Basics

Did you know there are approximately 37 trillion cells in your body? In the Cell Culture Basics simulation, you will learn how to culture cells in ...

Cell Culture Basics - Transfection
Cell Culture Basics - Transfection

In the Cell Culture Basics – Transfection simulation, you will transfect a melanoma cell line using a lipid-based reagent in order to overexpress...

Cellular Respiration
Cellular Respiration

All living organisms require energy to survive and thrive. In the Cellular Respiration simulation you will learn all about the smart ways your cell...

Chemistry Safety
Chemistry Safety

Are you ready to work in a chemistry lab? In the Chemistry Safety simulation you will learn how to safely work with organic solvents. Experiment wi...

ChIP-exo
ChIP-exo

In the ChIP-exo simulation, you will perform the chromatin immunoprecipitation with exonuclease treatment (ChIP-exo) protocol in order to get a DNA...

Confocal Microscopy
Confocal Microscopy

Are you tired of blurry fluorescent microscope images and do you want to move to the next level? In the Confocal Microscopy simulation, you will le...

Cytogenetics
Cytogenetics

In the Cytogenetics lab, you start out in an ultrasound examination room where a young mother-to-be receives an abnormal ultrasound result. Your ta...

Diabetes
Diabetes

Sugar, also called glucose, is an important energy source for the human body. In order to use that energy, the body needs the hormone insulin. In d...

ELISA
ELISA

Trying to capture a specific protein amongst thousands of types of proteins is like looking for a needle in a haystack. In the ELISA simulation, yo...

Embryology
Embryology

Embryology provides evidence of relatedness between now widely divergent groups of organisms. Mutational tweaking in the embryo can have such magni...

Enzyme Kinetics
Enzyme Kinetics

In the Enzyme Kinetics Lab, you will learn how substrates are converted into products by catalysis. You will also learn all about the kinetics of e...

Equilibrium
Equilibrium

Equilibrium describes the state of a reversible reaction, in which the forward and backward reactions happen at equal rates. In this state, the con...

Eutrophication
Eutrophication

Join us in the Eutrophication lab, where you take the role as an environmental investigator and study concept of eutrophication and harmful algal b...

Evolution
Evolution

In the Evolution lab, your first task will be to identify an unknown sea creature that was washed ashore in Cambodia in 2013. By sequencing its DNA...

Exercise Physiology
Exercise Physiology

In the Exercise Physiology simulation, you will supervise a clinical trial to investigate the acute and chronic physiological effects of high-inten...

Experimental Design
Experimental Design

In this simulation, you will learn how to design a scientific experiment. As a pharmaceutical detective, you have the chance to perform experiments...

FACS
FACS

Fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS) is a specialized type of flow cytometry. It provides a method for sorting a heterogeneous mixture of cel...

Fermentation
Fermentation

Fermentation technology can be used to produce valuable biological compounds in large quantities. For instance, most antibiotics are produced using...

Flow Injection Analysis
Flow Injection Analysis

Lego blocks and caffeine make an interesting combo. In this simulation, you will learn that a couple of scientists actually used lego blocks to bui...

Gene Expression
Gene Expression

In the Gene Expression simulation you will study obesity by collecting a fat sample from lean and obese pigs and then isolate RNA from it using phe...

Gene Regulation
Gene Regulation

The Gene Regulation Virtual Lab is based on the study which won the Nobel Prize for Physiology in 2012. In this simulation, you will learn about th...

Genetically Engineered Machine
Genetically Engineered Machine

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition is a worldwide synthetic biology competition that was initially aimed at underg...

Hematology
Hematology

Not only vampires are obsessed with blood – hematologists love blood as well! In the hematology simulation, you will join a biomedical diagno...

Homogenization
Homogenization

Dairy products are very common in your daily life, but what are the processes needed to manufacture them from raw milk? In the Homogenization simul...

HPLC
HPLC

Explore the HPLC machine by taking a look inside it. Find the different components including the sample injection station, column, pumps and UV det...

Ideal Gas Law
Ideal Gas Law

Just because Celsius, Fahrenheit and Kelvin defined their own temperature scales and named them after themselves, it doesn’t mean that you can’...

Introduction to Food Macromolecules
Introduction to Food Macromolecules

Macromolecules are very large molecules created by the polymerization of small units called monomers. Most of the macromolecules are present in eve...

Introductory Lab
Introductory Lab

In the Introductory lab, you will learn about acids and bases, the concepts of diffusion and osmosis, and blood typing. Try out this lab and become...

Invertebrate Model System
Invertebrate Model System

A patient with a deformed head is examined at the hospital. You are asked by the doctors to find the genetic defect responsible for this rare condi...

Ionic and Covalent Bonds
Ionic and Covalent Bonds

Have you ever wondered how atoms are held together? In this simulation, you will learn the basics about atomic bonding in ionic and covalent compou...

Kjeldahl Method: Estimate the protein content in food
Kjeldahl Method: Estimate the protein content in food

In the Kjeldahl Method simulation, you will learn how to use the Kjeldahl method to determine the protein content o...

Lab Safety
Lab Safety

Laboratories can be very dangerous, especially if you’ve never set foot in one before. So in this simulation, you’ll get the chance to make you...

Light and Polarization
Light and Polarization

Light is everywhere around us. Not only does it help us see, but it also plays a key role in photography. In the Light and Polarization simulation ...

MAGE
MAGE

Multiplex automated genome engineering (MAGE) is a recombinant engineering tool for large-scale programming and accelerated evolution of cells. Bef...

Mammalian Transient Protein Expression
Mammalian Transient Protein Expression

In the Mammalian Transient Protein lab, you will use the ExpiCHO expression system to perform a transient protein production in ExpiCHO-S cells. Yo...

Marine Biology
Marine Biology

In the Marine Biology lab, your task is to investigate a massive fish kill by collecting water and fish samples. After taking the sample from the f...

Medical Genetics
Medical Genetics

In the Medical Genetics Lab, you will learn about Mendelian genetics, linkage analysis and finding the defected gene in a family with hereditary br...

Meiosis
Meiosis

In the Meiosis lab, you will learn to identify the main characteristics of male and female gametes: the sperm and ovum. You will use the light micr...

Mendelian Inheritance
Mendelian Inheritance

In the Mendelian Inheritance simulation you will learn the basic principles of Mendelian inheritance. You will study how Mendel’s postulates can ...

Microscopy
Microscopy

Join the Microscopy lab and learn about the different types of microscopy to understand the mechanisms behind. You will be trained in light microsc...

Mitosis
Mitosis

In the Mitosis lab, you will be able to watch 3D animations and dive into a mammalian cell to learn about eukaryotic DNA packaging. You will perfor...

Molecular Cloning
Molecular Cloning

Molecular cloning is one of the techniques that has laid the foundation for modern biotechnology. The technique was first used in the 1980′s and ...

Monogenic Disorders
Monogenic Disorders

Cystic Fibrosis is a type of monogenic disorder caused by a mutation in both copies of the CFTR gene (Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Reg...

Next Generation Sequencing
Next Generation Sequencing

In the Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) simulation, you will obtain a hair sample from an ancient man from Greenland, extract his DNA, and perform ...

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

In the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance lab, you will learn how to use NMR to characterize binding events between proteins and ligands. You will perform ...

Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's Disease

Your grandmother has recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. In this simulation, you will investigate the effects of a molecule fou...

Pasteurization and Sterilization
Pasteurization and Sterilization

In the Pasteurization and Sterilization lab, you will help Adam, an organic farmer, to increase the shelf life of his peach juice. Together with Ma...

Photosynthesis
Photosynthesis

Join an interdisciplinary team on their quest to reduce the environmental impact of a community and learn how photosynthesis uses the energy in sun...

Pipetting: Master the technique
Pipetting: Master the technique

In the Pipetting simulation, you will determine the amount of essential amino acids in genetically modified corn. U...

Plant Transcriptomics
Plant Transcriptomics

In the Plant Transcriptomics lab, you will embark on a mission to identify the metabolic pathway that produces an antimalarial compound in a rare p...

Pluripotent Stem Cell Culture
Pluripotent Stem Cell Culture

In the Pluripotent Stem Cell Culture lab, you will culture and expand pluripotent stem cells (PSCs) using a feeder-free system. You will also evalu...

Polymerase Chain Reaction
Polymerase Chain Reaction

In the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) simulation you will be thrown right into a crime scene where a murder has taken place. To investigate the cr...

Protein Denaturation
Protein Denaturation

In the Protein Denaturation lab, you will learn the different ways to denature proteins and their relation to food science. You will perform variou...

Protein Synthesis
Protein Synthesis

In the Protein Synthesis lab, you will learn about the difference between protein synthesis in prokaryote (using E. coli) and eukaryote (using CHO ...

Regeneration Biology
Regeneration Biology

Regeneration sounds like a superpower, but some reptiles and amphibians are perfectly able to regrow entire parts of their bodies. In the Regenerat...

Signal Transduction: How Cells Communicate
Signal Transduction: How Cells Communicate

In this simulation, you will learn how tumor cells send signals to surrounding cells to help promote tumor growth, and how this signal is transmitt...

Silo Design
Silo Design

While trying to store grains, ancient Greeks created large constructions, commonly known as silos. These are still used in the present day. Many ty...

Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle

Did you know that muscle is one of the most abundant tissues in animals and humans? It is composed by cells with the ability to contract and theref...

Springs and Masses
Springs and Masses

Enter the ideal world…as physicists see it! In the Springs and Masses simulation, you will play with vertical springs connected to different ...

Synthetic Biology
Synthetic Biology

Use the specific microRNA profile of cancer cells to design an apoptotic biological circuit that is only activated in cancer cells. You are the onl...

Tissue Engineering
Tissue Engineering

In the Tissue Engineering simulation, you will help a sports physician repair an athlete’s damaged articular cartilage. During your quest, you wi...

Titration
Titration

Counting potatoes in a bag would be pretty easy. You can feel, see, and touch the potatoes. Now imagine counting the amount of acid in a water samp...

USER
USER

In the Uracil-excision (USER) Cloning lab, you will learn about the principles of the Uracil-excision based cloning. You will design specific prim...

Viral Gene Therapy
Viral Gene Therapy

Does using viruses as a form of therapy sound like science fiction to you? This may come as a surprise, but it’s actually a technique on the rise...

Wastewater Treatment
Wastewater Treatment

In this simulation, you will study the treatment of urban wastewater. You will learn how to optimize the treatment process so that the cleaned wate...

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