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What do your genes know about your physical abilities, and should you be listening to them?

In 1994, an athlete from California redefined our expectations of what our bodies are capable of achieving. At the age of 40, Dave Scott completed an Ironman triathlon race in under eight and a half hours. Arguably the most grueling test for physical fitness, the Ironman race consists of a ...


10 Best Apps For Research Scientists

We've tested hundreds of cloud-based services for research scientists in academia and industry. Read on to learn about 10 of the best we've ever reviewed. New and improved cloud apps have entered the internet world in the past 4-5 years.


5 tips to catalyze success in the new year

The New Year offers an excellent opportunity to approach your personal and professional goals with a fresh perspective. While you are resetting from holiday festivities, you might be making New Year’s resolutions to be healthier, be more organized or productive, or meet particular scientific milestones. Regardless of what your goals ...


How do you manage your lab notebook data?

If you are in the planning phase of adopting an electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) solution, an essential factor to consider is the method through which different ELN systems store and access your data. Electronic data storage and access methods can make or break successful adoption of an electronic laboratory notebook. ...


How elucidaid lab notebook can help you

Laboratories producing big data can benefit from elucidaid's integrated laboratory notebook app. The all-in-one toolset allows easier maintenance, analytics, and collaboration. The infographic below describes how elucidaid can help you with your electronic laboratory notebook requirements. Click here to learn more.


Scientific Record Keeping

Good Record Keeping is Critical in Scientific Research because it facilitates data analysis, writing publications, drafting presentations/posters, collaboration, and a data replication. Learn how to record and maintain lab notes.


5 Tips for Increasing Productivity in the Lab

We are all striving to be more productive at work, and in biomedical research, productivity is particularly vital in keeping up with the rapid pace of scientific breakthroughs. Whether you are aiming to finish your dissertation research, publish a paper, complete your experiments in a timely fashion to gain more personal time or all of the above, efficiency is the key to helping you achieve your goals. Here are some tips to increase your productivity at the lab bench.

7 Best Suppliers for your ChIP-Seq experiments

This year we are celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the invention of ChIP-Seq. This technique has come a long way since it was first published in 2007. An infographic charting the history of ChIP-Seq is available in our guide to bioinformatics blog post . Before joining elucidaid, as postdocs ...


Top 5 Ways We Keep Your Data Safe

We know research scientists care deeply about privacy and data security, and we optimize our work to get these important issues right for you. With this post, I’d like to provide transparency about how we protect your data. We utilize the latest industry-leading security techniques. Here are the 10 most ...

12 Best Cell Biology Bloggers You Need to Follow

Recently, at a dinner gathering with a few of my scientist friends, I was asked what I think is the best cell biology blog. It’s hard to tell because most cell biology blogs have their own specific topic or their own “voice”. While I do not have one favorite blog, ...


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