Leaf Disc Lab

Leaf Disc Lab

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Background to Leaf Disc Assay

 Go to http://www.elbiology.com/labtools/Leafdisk.html  and read through the lab protocol provided here.  Sample results are also present.

The actual lab handout (that you will use) is at the bottom of this tutorial.  I will give you a hardcopy of it in class.

Source: EL Toolkit

Pre-lab Leaf Disc Assay for Photosynthesis

This is a short instructional video on the procedure for sinking leaf disks in a vacuum using a 10 ml syringe. The Floating Leaf disk assay is an excellent protocol for students investigating photosynthesis. The written protocol is available at http://www.elbiology.com/labtools/Lea...

Source: ksbioteacher on YouTube

Leaf Disc Assay to Measure Photosynthesis

Handout for the Leaf Disc Assay lab.

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Source: M. O'Mahony

Marksheet for lab

Marksheet that will be used to mark the Leaf Disc Assay lab.

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Source: M. O'Mahony