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Picking Out Patterns

By Kelly Rae Chi | May 1, 2017

Machine-learning algorithms can automate the analysis of cell images and data.

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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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Getting Your Sugar Fix

By Kate Yandell | April 1, 2015

A guide to glycan microarrays

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Nuclear Cartography

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | October 1, 2014

Techniques for mapping chromosome conformation

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Entry Requirements

By Nicholette Zeliadt | September 1, 2014

Recent developments in cell transfection and molecular delivery technologies

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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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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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Creative Emulsification

By Sabrina Richards | November 1, 2012

Enhancing data collection from emulsion PCR reactions: three case studies

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