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Messages in the Noise

By | August 1, 2015

After spending more than a decade developing tools to study patterns in gene sequences, bioinformaticians are now working on programs to analyze epigenomics data.


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In Custody

By | April 1, 2015

Expert tips for isolating and culturing cancer stem cells

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Surviving the Ice Age

By | September 1, 2014

A beginner’s guide to freezing and thawing pluripotent stem cells


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Capturing Cancer Cells on the Move

By | April 1, 2014

Three approaches for isolating and characterizing rare tumor cells circulating in the bloodstream


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Set It and Forget It

By | March 1, 2013

A tour of three systems for automating cell culture


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Limber LIMS

By | January 1, 2013

Using laboratory information management systems (LIMS) to automate and streamline laboratory tasks: three case studies

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Stemming the Toxic Tide

By | September 1, 2012

How to screen for toxicity using stem cells

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A Little Help from My Friends

By | July 1, 2012

How to get the most out of your collaboration with bioinformaticians


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Move Over, Mother Nature

By | July 1, 2012

Synthetic biologists harness software to design genes and networks.


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Eyes on Cancer

By | April 1, 2012

Techniques for watching tumors do their thing


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