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Remote Mind Control

By | November 1, 2015

Using chemogenetic tools to spur the brain into action


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Decon Recon

By | October 1, 2015

Published genomes are chock-full of contamination. But as awareness of the problem grows, so do methods to help combat it.

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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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Singularly Alluring

By | June 1, 2014

Microfluidic tools and techniques for investigating cells, one by one


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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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A Guide to the Epigenome

By | November 1, 2012

Making sense of the data deluge


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Proteome Portraits

By | August 1, 2012

Innovations in mass spectrometry are making quick, comprehensive, and easy proteome mapping more attainable than ever.


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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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Microbiology Goes High-Tech

By | June 1, 2012

Out with toothpicks and pipettors; in with automation.


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