4 Tips for Efficient Primer Design

  Primers are essential for initiating DNA amplification, whether for the purposes of detection, cloning or sequencing. Thus, it is crucial to understand how to successfully design primers. Here are the four tips for efficient primer design and primer management.   Understand the Basic Primer Design Rules The primer you design impacts the entire DNA amplification process.…

Online Tools for Molecular Biologists

Doing research in biology can be painstakingly slow, making it difficult to stay focused on the ultimate, most rewarding end goal: successful results. Oftentimes researchers are so engrossed in their projects that they forget the myriad resources available to them to help them be more efficient scientists. Ranging from visual aids to tools that predict things for…