Blog: How to Subculture (or Passage) Primary Cells
Tech Tips - Once you've established your primary cell culture, you might want to subculture or passage your cells. This video has a few tips and tricks to help you subculture or passage cells successfully. Read More
Blog: What is a Gene Array?
What is a Gene Array? - A gene array is a solid support upon which a collection of gene-specific nucleic acids have been placed at defined locations, either by spotting or direct synthesis. In array analysis...Read More
Blog: Video: Gibco 50th Anniversary in the News
Gibco 50th Anniversary News Clip - Watch a video of the news clip from a television station that interviewed Life Technologies site leader Scott Baird. In this interview he explains how working for Life Technologies hits home strongly each day. Read More
Blog: Life Technologies and Sino Biological Inc. Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement for Global Distribution and Product Development
Sino Biological Inc. Partnership - Sino Biological Inc., a leading Chinese biotech company and Life Technologies have formed a partnership for worldwide product distribution and product development. Life Technologies will distribute Sino Biological's extensive portfolio of... Read More
Blog: Lab in a Mini on Tour to Support DNA Sequencing for All
The Life Technologies Mini Lab Tour - kicked off across the UK featuring a fully functional benchtop Personal Genome Machine (PGM) for DNA sequencing nestled in the trunk of a Mini.Read More
Blog: What is Cell Morphology in a Cell Culture?
Cell Morphology PresentationChecking cells for morphology helps detect any early signs of contamination enabling researchers the ability to contain it before it spreads to other cultures around the laboratory. Learn how to inspect your cell culture in this brief presentation with visual examples. Read More
Blog: Understanding PCR Efficiency and How to Properly Measure it in Assays
Understanding PCR Efficiency - The Life Technologies staff of scientists are participating in a new project called, “Ask TaqMan®.” Customers ask questions and our scientists answer them. Here is a tip about PCR efficiency from the Ask TaqMan® series. Read More
Blog: Meet the Developers of the FLoid® Cell Imaging System
Mike O'Grady and George Hanson - developers of the FLoid® Cell Imaging Station, discuss how their own frustrations with fluorescence microscopy generated the ideas that resulted in the development of FLoid®Read More
Blog: Cancer-Associated Cell Signaling Research Chat: Novex Immunoassay Solutions
Cell Signaling - This Friday Life Technologies will be hosting a live chat with Scientists Dr. David Bourdon and Dr. Jeff Rossio as presenters highlighting key capabilities and benefits of Novex immunoassay tools in the context of cell signaling and the study of cancer biology. Read More
Blog: Why is Oligo Purification Needed Sometimes?
Oligos - are made using a DNA synthesizer, a computer-controlled reagent delivery system. DNA is synthesized in the 3’ ⇒ 5’ direction, and each base addition is accomplished through a series of... Read More