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All Is Not Quiet on the Western Front

By Kelly Rae Chi | May 1, 2015

A grab bag of advances is making Western blots faster, more sensitive, and more reliable.


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Show Me Your Moves

By Marissa Fessenden | May 1, 2015

Updated classics and new techniques help microbiologists get up close and quantitative.


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Getting Your Sugar Fix

By Kate Yandell | April 1, 2015

A guide to glycan microarrays

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In Custody

By Wudan Yan | April 1, 2015

Expert tips for isolating and culturing cancer stem cells

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Pushing the Limits

By Marissa Fessenden | February 1, 2015

A guide to the newest techniques for examining epigenetics in single cells


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Screening Goes In Silico

By Carina Storrs | February 1, 2015

Computational tools take some of the cost—and guesswork—out of drug discovery.


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Eye on the Fly

By Sarah C.P. Williams | January 1, 2015

Automating Drosophila behavior screens gives researchers a break from tedious observation, and enables higher-throughput, more-quantitative experiments than ever before.


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Picturing Infection

By Kelly Rae Chi | January 1, 2015

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


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Cutting the Wire

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | December 1, 2014

Optical techniques for monitoring action potentials


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Sorting Made Simpler

By Kate Yandell | December 1, 2014

A guide to affordable, compact fluorescence-activated cell sorters

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