Conference: CRISPR-based technologies and bio-products

The 12th Danish Conference on Biotechnology and Molecular Biology will be titled “CRISPR based technologies and bio-products” Date Thursday, June 01 – Friday, June 02, 2017 Location Hotel Munkebjerg, Vejle , Denmark Organizers Danish Biotechnological Society (DBS) / IDA Biotechnology / Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology If you’ve just woken up from a…

30/06/16: NanoDrop Users – why settle for a single drop?

Why settle with a single drop? Go faster & do more for less with the SpectraMax DROP from Molecular Devices  Experiencing a bottleneck with your nucleic acid or protein quantitation? The SpectraDrop low volume microplate from Molecular Devices is a perfect solution, offering high throughput microliter volume DNA, RNA and protein measurement. Why buy a…

30/06/16: Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) Detection in 20 minutes

According to WebMD, whom I credit for this information, Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) are a type of bacteria called enterococci that have developed resistance to many antibiotics, especially vancomycin. Enterococci bacteria live in our intestines and on our skin, usually without causing problems. But if they become resistant to antibiotics, they can cause serious infections, especially in people…

24/06/16: You Do Bio is going to CPH LabMed. And so should you – get out of the lab and Learn Something

Just how curious are researchers? The curiosity of scientists tends to be assumed, almost a cliché. However, perhaps I’m in the wrong position, because as a general rule, I don’t see it. This could be a consequence of my job, which is to introduce, and ultimately sell, new technologies to scientists. You might imagine that…