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How to Track Translation in Living Cells

By | October 1, 2016

Four independent research groups develop techniques for visualizing peptide production in living cells.

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Notable Science Quotes

By | October 1, 2016

Roger Tsien R.I.P., predatory publishing, and diversity in science


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Microscopy’s Growth Through the Years

By | October 1, 2016

From confocal fluorescence microscopy to super-resolution and live 3-D imaging, microscopes have changed rapidly since 1986.


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Scientists Catch Translation in the Act

By | October 1, 2016

Newly developed techniques from four different groups rely on the same basic steps to track translation in live cells.


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Nobel Laureate Roger Tsien Dies

By | August 31, 2016

One of the pioneers in developing fluorescent proteins for biological studies was 64 years old.

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Picturing Infection

By | January 1, 2015

Whole-animal, light-based imaging of infected small mammals


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Lights, Camera, Action

By | January 1, 2014

A guide for doing in vivo microscopy on neurons in the mammalian brain


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Glowing Green Eel

By | June 17, 2013

The Japanese freshwater eel is the first vertebrate found to produce a fluorescent protein, which may prove useful in the clinic.

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Live and In Color

By | April 1, 2012

How to track RNA in living cells


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In with the New

By | January 1, 2012

There is definitely no shortage of technological innovation in the life sciences.


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