Molecular Profiling

This workshop is part theory, part practical and consists of the following modules.


  • Lab Setup and Safety Practices
  • Materials Preparation
  • DNA Extraction Techniques
  • Sample Processing
  • DNA Structure & Quantitation
  • Fundamentals of DNA Markers
  • Microsatellites
  • DNA Separation Techniques
  • Agarose Gel Electrophoresis
  • Analysing Electrophoretograms
  • Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms
  • ABI Capillary Electrophoresis
  • Retrieval of data
  • Interpretation of Sequencer Electrophoretograms
  • Real-time PCR
  • Genetic Analysis Software
  • Dataset preparation
  • Forensic Identity Analysis
  • Tree Diagrams
  • Molecular Characterisation of Germplasm


Workshop content is subject to change. Workshop participants will be notified of changes before registration is confirmed.


•Annually (Dates TBA)

Apply for training in Molecular Profiling tools