Editorial Articles

  • Squeeze Data from Agarose with these Gel-Analysis Software Tools

    Gel Documentation Software

    Tuesday, December 03, 2013
    Gel documentation systems automate the process of gel photography. Once the image is captured, additional software tools help users decipher the data.... read more
  • Detecting Copy-Number Variation at High Resolution

    High-res CNV Detection

    Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Traditionally, geneticists identified CNVs using fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) and early microarrays, but those methods had limited ... read more
  • Gel Documentation Systems Grow More Sophisticated

    Gel Documentation Systems Grow More Sophisticated

    Tuesday, December 18, 2012
    Why use imaging systems to document and analyze gels instead of traditional methods like film? The main reason is that imaging systems put many more ... read more
  • 2D Gel Electrophoresis

    2D Gel Electrophoresis

    Monday, November 07, 2011
    In 2D gel electrophoresis, protein samples are resolved first by charge, in a step called isoelectric focusing (IEF), and then by size (as in standard... read more
  • Gel Documentation Systems: How to Choose the One for You

    Gel Documentation Systems: How to Choose the One for You

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Quick: what are the most frequently used pieces of equipment in your lab? Pipettes probably take the top spot, but gel documentation systems likely ... read more
  • Western Blotting

    Western Blotting

    Monday, June 09, 2008
    For about twenty years, there hasn't been any major evolution in the protocol for Western blotting. The same techniques and reagents have been handed ... read more
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