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Decon Recon

By Sarah C.P. Williams | 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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Into the Limelight

By Kate Yandell | October 1, 2015

Glial cells were once considered neurons’ supporting actors, but new methods and model organisms are revealing their true importance in brain function.

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Compatible Company

By Amber Dance | September 1, 2015

A guide to culturing cells with viruses in mind

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Orchestrating Organoids

By Kelly Rae Chi | September 1, 2015

A guide to crafting tissues in a dish that reprise in vivo organs

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Get With the Program

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | August 1, 2015

DIY tips for adding coding to your analysis arsenal

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Messages in the Noise

By Sarah C.P. Williams | 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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Tools for Drools

By Kelly Rae Chi | July 1, 2015

A general guide to collecting and processing saliva

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An Array of Options

By Kate Yandell | June 1, 2015

A guide for how and when to transition from the microarray to RNA-seq

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Flow Cytometry On-a-Chip

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | June 1, 2015

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

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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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