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What Is Acoustic Ecology? We Have 5 Questions - The Revelator


The Revelator
Dunn and his collaborators have been awarded a patent for technology and protocol that uses sound to disrupt key behaviors and life stages of bark beetles to slow the devastation of pine forests. The Revelator asked him about his approach to the art ...

Canon BioMedical Inks US, Canada Distribution Deal for Molecular Biology Systems' PCR Platform - GenomeWeb


GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Canon BioMedical announced today it is has signed an exclusive deal with Molecular Biology Systems to market and sell the Dutch firm's NextGenPCR thermal cycler instrument and consumables in the US and Canada. Canon will ...

Human Evolution: Walking Upright Evolved at Least 3.6 Million Years Ago—Long Before Modern Humans Appeared - Newsweek


Newsweek
The question of whether our early ancestors walked fully upright or in a crouched position, like apes, has long been a hot debate among scientists. Now, new research presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Anatomists during the ...
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Long PCR Protocol

Southborough - United States

Protocol and guidelines for choice of conditions for PCR of long sequences (10 kb or larger). From Genetics Dept., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

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PCR Protocol
United States

Detailed PCR protocol from the web site of the Department of Biology, University of Michigan, USA.

Colony PCR protocol
United States

Detailed protocol from the web site of the Department of Biology, University of Michigan, USA.

Inverse PCR Protocol
United States

Step by step protocol, from the web site of the Department of Biology, University of Michigan, USA.

Quantitative PCR Protocol
United States

From the Jackson Laboratory, University of Maine, USA.

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.

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.

AFLP Protocol
United States

Detailed protocol by S Hazen, Wheat Breeding and Genetics, Michigan State University, USA.