Developing a Successful Assay for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients
In this list, we discuss the process of developing an assay – a crucial test during various stages of drug discovery and development – highlighting the factors that impact the process.
6 Tips to Optimize Your Immunoassay
The possibilities of what an immunoassay can do for your project are endless, limited only by your imagination – and reagents, antibodies, equipment, time – well, you get the idea. This list provides 6 tips for optimizing your immunoassay.
Exploring 5 Successful Microbial Symbioses
Our environment is filled with a multitude of microbes, some harmful others not. However, some organisms have taken coexisting a step further and developed relationships, or symbioses, with microbial partners. Here we consider some of the successful symbiotic relationships found in nature.
5 Analytical Characterization Approaches for Biotherapeutics
Biotherapeutics are highly complex molecules, needing detailed analysis to determine how they will behave in the human body. Characterization of the biotherapeutic is needed at each stage of the drug development process and there are a variety of analytical characterization techniques available. This list highlights five approaches.
5 Contributions HeLa Cells Have Made to Science
This list highlights five of the remarkable contributions that HeLa cells have made to science and medicine.
4 Antibody Display Platforms for Detecting Lead Antibody Candidates
Automating display technologies is strengthening scientist’s abilities to detect multiple lead antibody candidates for a single therapeutic target.
#AcademicValentines - Our Favorite Love-Related Hashtag
If Valentines wasn’t for you, Twitter had your back with #AcademicValentines.
5 Ways Science Can Mend a Broken Heart
Here we take a look at 5 novel approaches to repair diseased and damaged hearts.
How Would You Describe Your Job to a 5 Year Old?
We asked you to tell us how you would describe your job to a 5-year-old, here is a selection of our favourites.
8 Common Water Contaminants and How to Prevent Them
Here we discuss the 8 main types of water contaminants, and how they can be prevented.