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6 Steps for Tackling your First Scientific Paper
6 Steps for Tackling your First Scientific Paper
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Download our comprehensive guide to writing concise and logical scientific papers. Tips include how to get started, how to structure your paper and assistance on accurate referencing.

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Top Tips for RNA Extraction from Mouse Brain Tissue
Top Tips for RNA Extraction from Mouse Brain Tissue
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Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) is essential for genetic regulation and expression. In many neuroscience studies, animal models such as mice are used, and accordingly, you may find that you must extract RNA from mouse brain tissue at some point or other.

There are unique challenges that arise when trying to extract RNA from mouse brain samples. This guide outlines the main precautions you should take to overcome these challenges and achieve successful RNA extraction.

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How to Keep a Lab Notebook
How to Keep a Lab Notebook
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Our FREE guide will help you organize your experimental data effectively, enabling you to create a lab notebook that provides everything needed to give your work transparency and reproducibility.

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How to Become a Science Writer: 8 Tips to Guide You
How to Become a Science Writer: 8 Tips to Guide You
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Download our free guide for tips on becoming a science writer, including organizing your time and creating your own brand.

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10 Tips for Quantifying Immunohistochemistry Staining
10 Tips for Quantifying Immunohistochemistry Staining
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Immunohistochemistry is a powerful tool used to advance our understanding of fundamental biology, pathology, and drug responses. Here we expose 10 tips to help you design a strategy for analyzing your images.

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Optimizing Your Sample Handling and Management
Optimizing Your Sample Handling and Management
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Sample management in the laboratory can be complicated, procedures vary significantly depending on the identity of the samples. This free guide describes key considerations for sample handling and management.

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6 Essential Lab Safety Rules
6 Essential Lab Safety Rules
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Download this guide to explore the essential guidelines that every laboratory and scientist should adhere to when handling sensitive or delicate samples.

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4 Tips for Successful Cryopreservation
4 Tips for Successful Cryopreservation
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This list covers 4 aspects of cryopreservation to consider when preserving your precious samples.

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10 Steps to Pipetting like a Pro!
10 Steps to Pipetting like a Pro!
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This guide highlights 10 important factors that will help you improve your pipetting technique and ensure accurate, reproducible results!

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7 Tips to Improve Your Western Blot
7 Tips to Improve Your Western Blot
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Follow these 7 top tips to improve your westerns and reap the rewards of clean bands and publishable quality data, every time.

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