Biology

The Concept, Processes, and Applications of Western Blotting

The Concept, Processes, and Applications of Western Blotting

Western blot is an indispensable mechanism in the modern biomedical research laboratory, as well as in laboratories doing research in other areas. This technique is routinely used now for research purposes, for instance, clinical medical laboratories.  Western blot can be used to identify a specific protein in a sample. Also, …

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    How to Analyze Western Blot Data

    how to analyze western blot data

    Western blot is an indispensable mechanism in the modern biomedical research laboratory, as well as in laboratories doing research in other areas. It is considered as an analytical technique used mainly in molecular biology and immunogenetics where antibodies are used to specifically detect their antigen. Before discussing how to analyze …

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      ELISA Principle, Procedure, Types, and Applications

      The Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) is one of the most sensitive immunoassays available. The typical detection range for an ELISA is 0.1 to 1 fmole or 0.01 ng to 0.1 ng. It is a plate-based assay technique designed for detecting and quantifying peptides, proteins, antibodies, and hormones.  In an …

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        DNA Extraction Virtual Lab Experiment from PraxiLabs

        dna extraction virtual lab

        The DNA extraction virtual lab is the most affordable method to simulate an equipped laboratory that offers a realistic lab experience for the DNA extraction process.  DNA extraction virtual lab helps universities to provide their students with an immersive learning experience using the technology of virtual labs to improve the …

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          7 Different DNA Extraction Methods

          7 Different DNA Extraction Methods

          DNA extraction is one of the basic techniques employed in the molecular laboratory, done for the first time by Friedrich Miescher in 1869. In this article, we will focus on DNA extraction methods, comparing methods for more understanding. Along with this, we will explain DNA extraction protocol, DNA extraction experiment, …

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            Cell Cycle Regulation: Cyclins and CDKs

            cell cycle regulaion

            Before talking about cell cycle regulation, we should know more about the term “Cell Cycle” and what it means. Definition of Cell Cycle Cell cycle is the process through which cells replicate and make two new cells. We can also define cell cycle as a series of events that takes …

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              Genetic Engineering in Humans: Between the Pros and Cons of that Magical Technique!

              Genetic Engineering in Human

              Try to mention the expression of genetic engineering in humans among a bunch of people, or a community gathering. Now try to escape the endless amount of questions, hurdles, and debates that will arise. technical  Since their first days, genetic engineering, gene modification, and traits selection have always been controversial …

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                ELISpot Assay | Principle, Procedure, Benefits, and More

                ELISpot Assay | Principle, Procedure, Benefits, and More

                ELISpot assay stands for the enzyme-linked immunospot assay. It is a very sensitive method used for measuring the number of cytokines secreting cells. And then measuring the antigen-specific T cells. In this article we will disscus ElISpot principle, steps, benifits, protocol, applications and more.   ELISpot Assay for T Cell …

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                  What Are The Three Basic Steps of Conventional PCR?

                  What Are The Three Basic Steps of Conventional PCR?

                  Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is now a common and often indispensable technique used in medical and biological research labs for a variety of applications. These include DNA cloning for sequencing, DNA-based phylogeny, or functional analysis of genes, the diagnosis of hereditary diseases, and the detection and diagnosis of infectious diseases. …

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                    Biology of Viruses (New Coronavirus)

                    In the past few days, there has been a lot of news about the new coronavirus, which appeared in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province in China. China announced the first infection with the new coronavirus on the 30th of last December. And then the announcements continued to be about …

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