CELL BIOLOGY

Study the cell structure and function and understand the fundamental unit of life.

  • X chromosome staining
    To study the presence of extra X chromosome in females using human cheek cells.
  • Chromosomal Study
    To induce polyploidy in onion root tip cells by colchicine treatment and visualised by staining the chromosomes.
  • Cell Division
    To prepare a temporary mount of meiosis & mitosis and study the different stages using a compound microscope.
  • Cytochemical staining of cell organelles
    To stain different cell organelles (DNA, RNA, Polysaccharides, Total Proteins, Histones & Mitochondria) and prepare a permanent take home slide.
  • Gram Staining
    To identify gram –ve and gram +ve bacteria using different staining methods