Kimberly Jasmer-McDonald

Kimberly gained her PhD in Biological Sciences from University of Missouri-Columbia.

Articles by Kimberly Jasmer-McDonald

Faster PCR Optimization

Faster PCR Optimization

So, you’ve designed PCR primers to amplify your sequence of interest, and you’re ready to go.  But unless you have a never-ending supply of template, polymerase, and a thermocycler with a gradient function—not to mention a hefty dose of time and patience—you probably don’t want to spend the next week finding the perfect conditions for…