CCD vs sCMOS Cameras for Microscopy. The optiMOS Camera from QImaging is Fast, Sensitive and Budget Friendly!

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CCD cameras – the previous gold standard Since the inception of digital microscopy, scientific grade CCD cameras have been the gold standard for imaging due to their sensitivity, linear response to light and low […]

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To INFINITY and Beyond! The INFINITY series of fluorescence microscopy cameras from Lumenera®

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You did it! You got your perfect microscopy specimen – you fixed it, you mounted it, you labeled it with your favorite fluorophore – now there is only one step left: To image it. […]

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Zymo Research’s Mix & Go! Cells: They’re Shocking… But Only to You!

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I have a secret to tell you. Are you ready? You don’t have to heat shock your bacterial cells anymore to transform them.  Don’t bother putting them in a water bath for exactly 2 minutes, […]

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Roll with it! The Award Winning optiMOS Camera from QImaging: Achieving Global Shutter Readout without Rolling Shutter Artifacts

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Global shutter vs rolling shutter Most of the Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductors (CMOS) cameras on the market today offer a trade-off between their speed and the image quality. However, QImaging can now offer the […]

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Simple Tips to Improve your Cloning Efficiency

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Since the early 1970s, molecular cloning has used restriction enzymes to excise fragments from source DNA and to linearize plasmid vectors. After purifying the insert and vector, and ensuring compatible ends, both are joined […]

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If you use plasmid midi and maxi preps, your life is about to get much easier

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The plasmid midi and maxi preps are essential for generating high purity plasmid stocks for your precious experiments. Unfortunately, they are also tedious, time consuming, temperamental, and sometimes, utterly soul-destroying. Well, until now that […]

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Labfolder: Your labbook goes digital

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Do you ever find yourself desperately flicking through your lab book or note pile searching for the details of an experiment you did several months ago? Or trying to find that perfect blot, which […]

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Looking for high-quality DNA-free RNA? The solution is Quick-RNA™ from Zymo Research

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If you’re reading this article, you are probably already aware how challenging RNA extraction can be. From destructive RNases to contamination with genomic DNA, it seems like there’s no end to what can go […]

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EZ DNA Methylation Kits: The most trusted, cited and efficient kits on the market for bisulfite conversion for DNA methylation analysis

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Accurate and reliable methods to detect DNA methylation patterns are vital for researchers interested in the study of epigenetics. Understanding methylation profiles can be used for disease identification, from cancer to genetic conditions; as […]

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Introducing optiMOS from QImaging: A Camera to Address your CCD Camera Challenges

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The main problem facing researchers when trying to image cell mechanisms is that they occur over very short periods of time and, when fluorescently labelled, the emitted signals tend to be relatively low. To […]

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