As a child Wiebke dreamed of becoming an explorer, who would describe uncharted territories. Many years later she came across the wonderful world of molecular biology and she learned that you don’t have to travel to distant shores to discover the unknown. After a master in genetics, she is currently pursuing her PhD while trying to map out new regulatory pathways in cancer cells.

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Get To Know Your Common Reaction Reagents

When I first started out in the lab, I used to follow all protocols to the letter. Now, this is fine as long as your reactions run smoothly. However, there came the day when I had a new protocol and I just couldn’t get it to work. My supervisor told me to just “play around”…

25 May 2015 Basic Lab Skills & Know-how