Pre-Cast vs Hand-Cast Gels for SDS-PAGE

July 31st, 2018

Hand-cast gels can delay workflows Hand-cast gels are time-consuming to prepare and, when poured badly, result in irregular bands or streaking of proteins. This makes quantitation difficult and can delay workflows while experiments are repeated. Further disadvantages of hand-casting include the high potential for introducing user-bias and the susceptibility of hand-casting apparatus to leakage. There…


Liquid Biopsy, Key for Precision Medicine

July 24th, 2018

Sequencing Circulating Tumor DNA Can Provide a More Complete Molecular Picture The last 10 years have seen enormous progress in both the understanding of cancer as a disease, as well as the development of targeted therapies, with an unprecedented number of new drugs approved for cancer treatment by the FDA and EMA. The availability of…