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Multiplexing Your Lateral Flow Assay
This guide outlines some of the important factors to consider when developing a multiplex lateral flow assay, be it from scratch or building on previously developed singleplex assays.
Essential Guide for Improving Your Protein Gels
This step-by-step guide to Polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (PAGE) will provide you with all the help and tips you need to produce successful gels.
5 Basic Steps of the Academic Publishing Process
Publishing your work in well-respected academic journals is essential to progressing your career in your chosen field. The sheer volume of journals that are available can be daunting and the process in which they operate can be mystifying. To help you better understand how this process works and to give you a basic overview of what to expect, we’ve broken it down into 5 key steps.
Troubleshooting in PCR – The Essential Checklist
PCR is a very popular and versatile tool for nucleic acid amplification. Download this guide for tips and tricks on troubleshooting your PCR problems.
Writing Your Thesis and Leaving Graduate School - What Next?
The final stages of grad school are incredibly important for stabilizing your future goals. Download our free guide to get the best from your grad school leaving experience and get advice on writing your dissertation, finding a job and staying in touch.
How To Succeed in Graduate School
This guide offers advice to those studying at grad school, including guidance on optimizing productivity, writing papers, communicating with staff and peers, and taking care of yourself!
Introduction to Graduate School
Download our free guide on starting out at graduate school. Advice includes how to prioritize bureaucratic logistics, how to do well in class, and how to join a research group. A must read for anyone about to start on their grad school journey!
How To Write a Grant Application
This guide will assist you in writing the perfect grant application to secure the funds needed for your project. Guidance covered includes brainstorming and how to avoid the "fluff".
How To Proof a Scientific Paper
Download our free guide for guidance on proofing scientific papers, including tips on keeping focus and avoiding assumptions.
7 Strategies to Improve Reproducibility of Results in the Clinical Laboratory
This guide includes advice on optimizing patient preparation, sample collection and transportation, quality control and recording of results in the clinical laboratory.