What does strawberry DNA look like?

Cuba High School biology students extracted DNA from strawberries on a field trip this week. Scientists use DNA extraction in order to better understand diseases, create new medicines, and improve food crops. Want to extract DNA from a strawberry at home? Follow the instructions in this video:

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