RNA sequencing with nanopore technology

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New: nanopore for RNA sequencing. Sequence complete RNA strands directly and in real-time. Or, cDNA ‘strand-switching’ protocol also allows full-length sequencing of cDNA, either with or without PCR amplification.

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Cell Culture: Moving from 2D to 3D and Beyond

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To learn about the limitations of 2D cell culture models, the range of 3D tools available, and some of the advantages they can bring to researchers, we spoke to Dr. Richard Eglen, Vice President and General Manager of Corning Life Sciences.

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Salivary Diagnostics

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Blood is usually the first biofluid thought of when considering diagnostics, but the value of saliva as an alternative is increasingly being explored.

Take our quiz to see how much you know about this growing field.

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The Role of AI in Pathology

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We spoke to David West Jr. to learn about the role that digital pathology software can play in the lab, the benefits it can bring, and what the future may hold for pathology.

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Expanded Potential Stem Cells Created

Expanded Potential Stem Cells Created

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Scientists have created Expanded Potential Stem Cells (EPSCs) that, for the first time, can produce all three types of blastocyst stem cells - embryo, placenta and yolk sac.

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Testing Network Control Principles of a Connectome by Ablating Individual Neurons
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Scientists use control theory and laser-guided ablation to investigate and influence neuronal networks.

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Screening for Disease or Toxins in a Drop of Blood
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Scientist have developed a multinozzle emitter array (MEA), a silicon chip that can dramatically shorten the time it takes to identify proteins, peptides, and other molecular components within small volumes of biological samples.

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Innate Fear of Snakes and Spiders: a Survival Instinct Found in Babies
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Research shows babies as young as six months old feel stressed when seeing snakes and spiders—long before they could have learned this reaction.

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