Quick Tips: How To Choose a Primary Antibody for Multiplex Western Blotting
Learn how to improve your western blotting results with Bio-Rad’s Quick Tips video series. These 1–2 minute videos show you how to perfect each step of the western blotting process and were designed to accompany the in-depth curriculum available in the Western Blot Learning Center.
Cancer Drug Repurposed As Potential Muscular Dystrophy Therapy
Researchers have discovered that an existing cancer drug could have potential as a treatment for muscular dystrophy.
Neuron-Targeting Approach Stops Obese Mice From Binge-Eating
A group of researchers has developed an entirely novel approach to treating eating disorders that targets a group of nerve cells in th hypothalamus.
Do Nematode Parasites Cause Elephants To Socially Distance?
An international team of scientists found that sociality is not linked to intestinal nematode infection in Asian elephants. The researchers looked at loneliness and characteristics of the elephants’ social groups and found no differences in infection levels.
How Does Our Brain Divide Up Decision-Making?
How does our brain make decisions? A new study proposes a novel approach to understanding how our prefrontal cortex makes decisions.
An Introduction to Electroporation – A Tool for Transfection and Competent Cell Generation
There are many reasons you may want to deliver something into a cell, be it genetic material or a therapeutic drug, and electroporation is a vital tool to achieve this. In this article, we will consider what electroporation is, how it works and how it’s used.
To the Depths of Drug Discovery
Natural products have been harnessed for their therapeutic properties throughout the history of medicine. Land-dwelling – or terrestrial organisms – have naturally dominated the focus of scientists wanting to access nature’s pharmacopeia. But an untapped resource of natural products, large in size and potential, was close by – we just couldn’t access it.
Inside a Ketamine Clinic: On the Frontiers of Psychedelic Therapy
The first psychedelic psychotherapy clinic in London opened this spring, offering clients a combination of therapy and injections with ketamine. As the hype around psychedelic therpeutics increases, we take a look inside the clinic and discover the complex promise of this new frontier of mental health treatment.
Drugs, Vaccines and a Hopeful Future: Exploring Advances in Multiple Sclerosis Research
World Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Day recognizes the millions of people worldwide who are affected by this neuroimmunological disease. The campaign site for World MS Day 2022 strikes an optimistic chord, seeing the date as a chance to “celebrate global solidarity and hope for the future”. This year, there is more reason to buy into that optimism than ever before.
Fall in Love With Pipetting Again: Automated Liquid Handling
Download this guide to learn more about automated liquid handling solutions.
Eight Ways To Make Your Lab More Sustainable
Download this guide to discover tips on avoiding single-use plastics, managing your cold storage and conserving water and energy.
Recent Developments in Proteomics Research
Here, we take a closer look at some recent developments in the world of proteomics research.
Ketamine, MDMA, DMT and Psilocybin: A Closer Look at Four Psychedelics
Treatments using psychedelics are making waves in psychiatric medicine. In this article we explore the background, mechanisms of action and therapeutic applications of four leading psychedelic drugs.