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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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Flow Cytometry On-a-Chip

By | June 1, 2015

Novel microfluidic devices give researchers new ways to count and sort single cells.


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Getting Your Sugar Fix

By | April 1, 2015

A guide to glycan microarrays

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In Custody

By | April 1, 2015

Expert tips for isolating and culturing cancer stem cells

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Sorting Made Simpler

By | December 1, 2014

A guide to affordable, compact fluorescence-activated cell sorters

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Nuclear Cartography

By | October 1, 2014

Techniques for mapping chromosome conformation


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Entry Requirements

By | September 1, 2014

Recent developments in cell transfection and molecular delivery technologies


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Hear Ye, Hear Ye

By | May 1, 2014

Tools for tracking quorum-sensing signals in bacterial colonies


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Gene Silencing Is Golden

By | August 1, 2013

A beginner’s how-to on RNAi screening in mammalian cells


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Buying Cell-Culture Products

By | March 1, 2013

A survey of The Scientist readers reveals who buys cell-growth products from whom, and why.


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