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Moving Target

By Nicholette Zeliadt | June 1, 2014

New mass spectrometry–based techniques are blurring the lines between discovery and targeted proteomics.

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Singularly Alluring

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | June 1, 2014

Microfluidic tools and techniques for investigating cells, one by one

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Hear Ye, Hear Ye

By Sarah C.P. Williams | May 1, 2014

Tools for tracking quorum-sensing signals in bacterial colonies

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Gene Silencing Is Golden

By Carina Storrs | August 1, 2013

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

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Name That Metabolite!

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | July 1, 2013

A guided tour through the metabolome

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Suited to a T

By Kelly Rae Chi | May 1, 2013

Sorting out T-cell functional and phenotypic heterogeneity depends on studying single cells.

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Buying Cell-Culture Products

By Christi Bird | March 1, 2013

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

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Set It and Forget It

By Carina Storrs | March 1, 2013

A tour of three systems for automating cell culture

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Limber LIMS

By Nicholette Zeliadt | January 1, 2013

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

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Hit Parade

By Amber Dance | December 1, 2012

Cell-based assays are popular for high-throughput screens, where they strike a balance between ease of use and similarity to the human body that researchers aim to treat.

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