• Top Tips for a Better ELISA 2016-06-08 22:49:07 What are your tips? Top Tips for ELISAs: Keep Efficiency – Consistency – Reproducability – & Follow Recommendations Click To Tweet Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA or EIA) are tests that detect and measure antibodies in your blood. It can determine the presence of anti
  • FAQs About Aprotinin Serine Protease Inhibitor 2016-06-06 22:00:28 Initially named “kallikrein inactivator”, Aprotinin was first isolated from cow parotid glands in 1930. As a pancreatic enzyme inhibitor, it was initially used in the treatment for acute pancreatitis, a condition in which the destruction of the gland by its own enzymes is thought to be pa
  • How to Cure Fear: Anisomycin, Propanolol, and the Brain 2016-06-03 23:15:54 A phobia is a strong, irrational fear, often triggered by something that poses little to no actual threat. Phobias are considered an anxiety disorder and cripple the livelihood of many people, sometimes preventing them from performing a normal task without extreme discomfort. In 1999, neuroscientist
  • Diabetes Current Research 2016 2016-05-30 22:00:56 As diabetes increase medical costs for those affected, research continues to better understand this debilitating disease. Diabetes current research articles focus on various areas of the disease, such as neurogenesis and glucagon response. 5 Systems-wide experimental and modeling analysis of insulin
  • Who’s the Boss? – A LifeSciences Marketing Edition: Chris Conner 2016-05-27 22:09:07 The Director of Marketing @ ACP-LS, Chris Conner is also the very accommodating and tactful host of the Life Science Marketing Radio podcast and whose blog is a detailed resource for life science marketers to gain insight from. He took time out of his busy day to let us get to know him and ask &hell
  • Top 10 HIV Myths 2016-05-23 22:00:03 For nearly 30 years, HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) has been shrouded in myths and misconceptions. In some cases, these misconceptions have prompted the very behaviors that cause more people to become HIV-positive. Although various unanswered ques
  • Cathepsin FAQs 2016-05-19 00:13:46 What are Cathepsins? Cathepsins are proteases, which degrade proteins, found in all animals and other organisms. There are about a dozen members of this family distinguished by their structure, catalytic mechanism, and which proteins they cleave. When do most members become activated? They are activ
  • Top Recent HIV/AIDS Research Articles 2016-05-16 22:00:13 HIV/AIDS continues to be an epidemic amongst high risk populations. Here are the top current research articles on HIV and AIDS. Potential Clinical and Economic Value of Long-Acting Preexposure Prophylaxis for South African Women at High-Risk for HIV Infection Preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is one of
  • AG Employee Spotlight: Chase 2016-05-13 22:00:33 Meet Chase, our Sales/Procurement Engineer at AG Scientific. He currently handles all aspects of material flow, including procurement, planning, scheduling, receiving and shipping to ensure that materials are available when needed. He also has savvily developed a system for forecasting sales and d
  • 10 Myths about Diabetes 2016-05-12 22:00:35 Here are the top myths about Diabetes, the 7th leading cause of death. Listed below are a couple of them that people seem to repeat to each other as facts, but are far different than the truth of the matter. Myth: You have to be overweight to develop diabetes; thin people don’t get the diseas