Explore the Genetics of Learning Using both Wild-Type and Mutant Worm Strains
- Get hands-on experience with a model eukaryotic organism
- Observe and study the life cycle of C. elegans
- Utilize their microscope skills
- Learn how to subculture
- Learn about genetics and its effect on behavior
- Discover the connection between learning, the daf-18 gene, and the AIY and ASE neurons
Use the C. elegans behavior kit, a robust experimental system based on a chemotaxis assay.