The Scientist Creative Services Team | Dec 12, 2016
Do you know your mistletoe from your poinsettia or do you need to go back to Rudolph’s school of winter science? Go grab a hot drink and a mince pie and find out whether you’re more of a nerdy nutcracker or a sugarplum fairy when it comes to wintertime science facts.
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 11, 2016
When you think about Western blots, a few letters that might come to mind are WB, PVDF, and SDS, but one letter that is critical to interpreting your Westerns is V... for Variability. Learn the truth about controlling for variability in our LabQuiz.
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Jul 26, 2016
Despite the best of intentions, sometimes a Western blot goes bad. When that happens, you can cry into your blocking buffer (not recommended), or you can interpret the signs your Western is sending and address them! Can you read between the bands and determine where these blots went bad?
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Jul 19, 2016
There comes a time in every researcher’s life when they need to have the talk with their cells… the transfection talk. Are you getting through [to] your cells? Find out if your cells are picking up what you’re putting down with this LabQuiz!
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Jul 7, 2016
Does exercising in cold weather affect your immune system? Researchers studying metabolism and cell metabolism use protein immunoassays, such as ELISAs and bead-based multiplex assays, to answer questions like these.