Biology News
Type 2 immunity: Expanding our view - Science


Science
The classical vision of type 2 immune reactions is that they are characterized by a distinct cellular and cytokine repertoire that is critical for host resistance against helminthic worm infections but, when dysregulated, may cause atopic reactions ...

Streck Molecular Kits Detect More Antibiotic Resistance Than Competitors - Newswise (press release)


Newswise (press release)
Established in 1971, Streck develops and manufactures hematology, immunology and molecular biology laboratory products. Innovative products include kits for antibiotic resistance detection and a hot-start PCR enzyme. For more information, visit ...

Xopenex Market Drug 2018 Overview, Pharmacology, Patent Details and Emerging Therapies - The Daily Journal


The Daily Journal
Report Introduction, Xopenex- Overview, Product Description, Route of Synthesis, Mechanism of Action, Pharmacology, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacokinetics, Adverse Reactions, Regulatory Milestones by Region, Deals and Partnerships, Product Details, ...

Adjuvants in PCR Reactions

New Haven - United States

Brief discussion of additives to improve amplification efficiency and specificity of PCR, by Octavian Henegariu, Yale-New Haven Medical Center.

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Information Resources for Adjuvants and Antibody Production
United States

Article explaining the function of adjuvants, providing guidelines for their use, particularly Freund's adjuvants, and introducing some alternatives that are commercially available.

Rational Primer Design Greatly Improves Differential Display-PCR (DD-PCR)
United States

Article: D Graf, AG Fisher, M Merkenschlager: Nucl. Acids Res. 25:11 2239-2240.

Gene Quantification and real-time PCR or kinetic RT-PCR
Germany

News- and overview site on technical aspects of gene expression analysis with real-time RT-PCR and competitive RT-PCR from the Technical University of Munich, Germany

PCR Amplification of cDNA Segments by 2 Stage Nested PCR
United States

Protocol from the method database of NIH, USA.

Thermodynamics of Enzyme Catalyzed Reactions
United States

Database of thermodynamic parameters of enzyme catalyzed reactions.

Effect of PCR Buffer on Multiplex PCR
Germany

Multiplex PCR employs different primer pairs in the same amplification reaction. This requires extensive optimization of annealing conditions. From Quiagen (company). [PDF]

PCR and Multiplex PCR Guide
United States

Discussions of the parameters influencing the PCR reaction and some PCR and multiplex PCR applications, by Octavian Henegariu on the web site of the Yale - New Haven Medical center.

Homo floresiensis: Some Initial Reactions to the Publication of the Discovery and Replies From Brown & Morwood
United Kingdom

Looks at the wide range of reactions to the discovery of Homo floresiensis from the palaeoanthropological world.

All about PCR
United States

Information about PCR such as PCR machines, PCR reagents and PCR news.

Colony PCR
Israel

Step by step protocol, from Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.