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Things I Found in Lab

So I’m back doing lab work again. That means I’m stumbling across weird stuff that Dylan might get a kick out of. Before I could start isolating any DNA, I had to make sure all my reagents and buffer solutions were ready to go. I was digging through our chemicals cabinet when I found this…

Dispatches from the Lab

After spending the last couple of years in front of a computer or in the fly room, I finally returned to the wet lab last week. The occasion: DNA isolation. Now, this isn’t any ole’ DNA isolation protocol. That would be too easy. Instead, I need some high molecular weight DNA, which means it takes…