Opportunity to collect soil samples from a local tallgrass prairie site
Learn bioinformatics approaches to analyze microbial meta-genomics sequencing data
Analyze how the immune system recognizes and responds to viruses
Purify DNA from soil samples and measure the quality of purified DNA
Run Illumnia Next Generation Sequencing and interpret results
Set up experiments to stimulate cells with molecules that might be found in viruses and measure luciferase activity
Experience field excursions with modern laboratory techniques
Meet new friends in the metropolitan area
Learn about STEM career paths in biology
Commuter ONLY camp.
Open to students entering 9th-12th grades.
Camp fee is $50. Financial scholarships are available!
Space is limited to 24 campers.
8:30AM - 4:30PM
BYOL - Bring your own lunch