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Tips To Optimize Imaging With Antibodies
Download this how to guide for tips on optimizing imaging with antibodies, with details on antibody selection, sample processing and enhancing signal-to-noise ratio.
Identifying Problems With Your Cell Culture
Download this free guide for tips on maintaining healthy cells and overcoming the challenges associated with cell culture.
How To Develop a Flow Cytometry Protocol
Download this guide for tips on designing a flow cytometry protocol.
A Guide for Decontamination of Laboratory Equipment
Download this free guide to improve your decontamination processes for both biological and chemical contaminants.
Are You in Control of Your Cells?
Designing controls for some experiments involving cells can be tricky, especially for beginners who do not realize how many factors are at play and must be controlled during cell culture.
How To Choose the Right Western Blot Detection Method
It is important to understand the advantages and disadvantages of different ways of detecting a protein of interest on a western blot membrane. Here, we consider the three main types of protein detection for western blot; radioactive, enzymatic, and fluorescent.
How To Create a shRNA Knockdown
An important RNAi-based method to silence a gene is through the delivery of artificial RNA molecules called short hairpin RNAs (shRNAs). This guide will focus on the design, delivery and use of shRNAs to create a long-term knockdown of a targeted gene.
Immunohistochemistry: Tips and Techniques To Save Time, Money, and Tissue
Immunohistochemistry (IHC) is a technique that capitalizes on the specificity of the immune system to examine tissue stained to demonstrate the presence of certain proteins. In this guide, we have provided a sample IHC protocol followed by tips and techniques to optimize your IHC staining.
How To Successfully Implement a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
This is the essential guide for any laboratory thinking of implementing a LIMS to improve processes and operational efficiency.
Your Guide to Storing Laboratory Reagents and Samples Over Time
Download this free guide to storing your chemicals and reagents, including how to manage dangerous and delicate materials.