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Learn about PCR methods and technologies

The polymerase chain reaction, or PCR, is one of the key techniques in molecular biology, amplifying a single DNA molecule into millions of copies in a short time by a biochemical process. It has a wide range of applications from basic research to disease diagnostics, agrigenomics, and forensics.

This PCR Learning Center provides entry points to educational materials, which are designed to empower scientists and researchers like you with PCR knowledge, to help you succeed in your experiments regardless of your level of expertise. Select a topic below to view a collection of learning resources to fit your needs—from articles, application notes, videos, webinars, and more.

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