Ibrahim Cissé’s Tools Provide a Lens to Watch RNA Production
Ibrahim Cissé’s Tools Provide a Lens to Watch RNA Production
The MIT physicist has demonstrated the importance of clusters of RNA polymerase and other transcription mediators in regulating RNA production.
Ibrahim Cissé’s Tools Provide a Lens to Watch RNA Production
Ibrahim Cissé’s Tools Provide a Lens to Watch RNA Production

The MIT physicist has demonstrated the importance of clusters of RNA polymerase and other transcription mediators in regulating RNA production.

The MIT physicist has demonstrated the importance of clusters of RNA polymerase and other transcription mediators in regulating RNA production.

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Cell Sorting for Single-Cell Applications
Cell Sorting for Single-Cell Applications
The Scientist Creative Services Team in Collaboration with BD Biosciences | Jul 14, 2021
Karen Ersland and Rachael Sheridan discuss how flow cytometry contributes to single-cell applications, from cloning to sequencing.
NGS Library QC: Two Steps, One Instrument
NGS Library QC: Two Steps, One Instrument
The Scientist Creative Services Team in collaboration with DeNovix | Mar 23, 2021
A combination spectrophotometer/fluorometer simplifies nucleic acid concentration and purity measurements.
Precise Spatial Phenotyping with ChipCytometry
Precise Spatial Phenotyping with ChipCytometry
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Mar 18, 2021
Combining spatial context with multiplexing depth for cell characterization
Whole-Slide Imaging and Beyond: A New Open Platform for Scanning and Bioimaging
Whole-Slide Imaging and Beyond: A New Open Platform for Scanning and Bioimaging
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 6, 2020
In this webinar brought to you by MMI, learn how scientists use CellScan for a variety of lab applications, such as routine photo-documentation, whole-slide scanning, fluorescence imaging, time-resolved live-cell imaging, and combinations of these techniques.
Live-cell Imaging
Live-cell Imaging
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Aug 27, 2020
Download this eBook to take a closer look at past efforts, modern challenges, and future advances!
TrueVIEW™ Autofluorescence Quenching Kit – See True Signal
TrueVIEW™ Autofluorescence Quenching Kit – See True Signal
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 15, 2019
Improve signal-to-noise ratio with the Vector® TrueVIEW™ Autofluorescence Quenching Kit
Image of the Day: An Infectious Glow
Image of the Day: An Infectious Glow
Carolyn Wilke | Mar 7, 2019
In CRISPRed fruit flies that lack certain antimicrobial peptides, bacterial infections flourish, as revealed by fluorescent markers.
Image of the Day: Hot Pink Squirrels
Image of the Day: Hot Pink Squirrels
Carolyn Wilke | Feb 15, 2019
Under UV light, flying squirrels give off a rosy glow.
Image of the Day: Coral Fluorescence
Image of the Day: Coral Fluorescence
Kerry Grens | Jan 22, 2019
Green fluorescent protein lures algal symbionts to corals.
RNA Detection Tool Debate Flares Up at ACS Meeting  
RNA Detection Tool Debate Flares Up at ACS Meeting  
Katarina Zimmer | Sep 5, 2018
Researchers have flagged several issues with so-called SmartFlares over the years, and it’s still unclear why they don’t appear to work under certain circumstances.
Drones Are Changing the Face of Ecology
Drones Are Changing the Face of Ecology
Catherine Offord | Aug 1, 2018
Unmanned aerial vehicles allow researchers to collect huge volumes of biological data cheaply, easily, and at higher resolution than ever before.
Infographic: Inner Glow
Infographic: Inner Glow
Ruth Williams | Jul 31, 2018
How GFP-grabbing nanobodies enable instant tracking of protein dynamics in live cells.
Image of the Day: See You Later!
Image of the Day: See You Later!
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Jan 8, 2018
Developmental biologists take a close look at how alligator embryos grow. 
Image of the Day: Eyes from the Deep 
Image of the Day: Eyes from the Deep 
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Nov 15, 2017
Scientists have discovered a new type of eye cell in a deep-sea fish species.
Image of the Day: Glowing Bacteria On a Chip
Image of the Day: Glowing Bacteria On a Chip
The Scientist Staff | Sep 1, 2017
Using new nanochip technology, scientists can measure the light emitted by engineered fluorescing bacteria.
Scientists Discover First Fluorescent Frog
Scientists Discover First Fluorescent Frog
Diana Kwon | Mar 14, 2017
The polka dot tree frog (Hypsiboas punctatus) glows under a blacklight, due to the presence of three fluorescent molecules in its lymph tissue and skin. 
Image of the Day: All Aglow
Image of the Day: All Aglow
The Scientist Staff | Aug 26, 2015
When exposed to a fluorescence excitation flashlight, these aggregating anemones (Anthopleura elegantissima) light up due to their natural expression of green fluorescent protein.