January 2012

Revamping the Western blot

Science writer Rajendrani Mukhopadhyay reports on how academic and industrial researchers are pursuing efficiencies, automation and higher throughput.


W. Neal Burnette: the man behind the Western blot

Science writer Rajendrani Mukhopadhyay talks to the Western blot’s founder about his contribution and career since.


Surviving a bioscience Ph.D.

Michael J. Bradley, a member of the ASBMB Today editorial advisory board and a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University, contributes the second part of his occasional series about the doctoral pursuit. Ignore his advice at your peril!


America needs more deep innovation

In this essay, author Ken Dill, a professor of physics and chemistry at Stony Brook University, argues that, while some funding agencies are showing signs of support for what he has dubbed “deep innovation,” a lot more could be and should be done.

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