Benefits & Challenges of Working on the Microscale

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Dr Christoph Merten of the EMBL describes the benefits and challenges of working on the microscale.

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Because BIG PCR happens in miniaturized packages

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In today's scientific environment, the pressure is on to do more with less. And how do you do that? With miniaturization. Miniaturization is the key for doing more with less in the life science industry. When you miniaturize reactions, you: . minimize sample volume . lower reagent cost . boost throughput Watch a short video of Dr. Luke Linz, LGC Laboratory Operations Manager, explaining how miniaturization works!

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Milestones in Genomics Research

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Genetics has come a long way in it's relatively short life. But, how much do you know about the history of this amazing area of research. Take this quiz to find out!

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Ingestible Drug-Delivery Materials May Improve Patient Treatment Compliance

Ingestible Drug-Delivery Materials May Improve Patient Treatment Compliance

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Hydrogel-based capsules could expand and reside in the GI tract for days, slowly releasing medication.

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Genes Can Influence the Mutation, Activity of Nearby Genes
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Study shows that a gene’s neighborhood can influence whether and how the activity of a gene changes.

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Shedding Light on How Tumors Become Resistant to Immunotherapy
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Researchers have now found that in skin cutaneous melanoma an epigenetic control protein is key to the development of immunotherapy resistance.

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The Role of Lung Cell Turnover in Influenza Pneumonia
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Research led by University of Cincinnati scientists is investigating how influenza spreads through the lungs by focusing on how resistant or susceptible cells lining the airway are to viral infection.

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