POLS Lab Poster Advice

From the syllabus:

Scientific information is often shared and discussed at scientific meetings.  The final assignment for this class will be to present your research at Techxpo on Thursday, April 26, 2018.  While you will make and present one poster with your partner, the four 15-point assignments (use Microsoft Word) will be created individually and graded separately.  The merging and formatting of your ideas with your partner’s ideas (use Microsoft PowerPoint set to poster size) will be graded as one assignment.

  1. Background:
    • Three paragraphs with 3-5 sentences packed with information (just the facts)
    • Paragraph topic: Bacteriophage, host bacteria (ex. Mycobacterium smegmatis)
  2. Isolation:
    • One paragraph describing your isolation method and purification steps
    • Flowchart of steps (use your paragraph to explain the flowchart)
  3. Amplification:
    • One paragraph describing your titer information to describe the steps following purification through the creating a webbed plate and determining the titer from your webbed plate
    • Include plaque assay images with summary of calculations
  4. Characterization:
    • Details to come…
  5. Abstract:
    • Details to come…
  6. Format:
    • Details to come…

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