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Protocols: New Tips & Tricks miniseries on maintaining and differentiating iPSCs

Growing stem cells and differentiating them into neuronal cells is difficult work. This miniseries has the tips and tricks I...

Blog: Challenges and solutions for migrating your lab to OneNote

After writing about how to use OneNote as an electronic lab book, we have migrated our lab group from paper...

Blog: Peer Review Checklist

Blog: Peer Review Checklist

We all get asked to review, which can be a laborious task. I made a checklist which helps me and...

Paper: Common pitfalls of stem cell differentiation: a guide to improving protocols for neurodegenerative disease models and research

Paper: Common pitfalls of stem cell differentiation: a guide to improving protocols for neurodegenerative disease models and research

Differentiating stem cells into neurons is gaining more and more traction, but is still a very challenging task. We have...

Blog: Use Evernote web clipper to store websites in onenote

Evernote’s web clipper saves copies of websites in your Evernote notebook, while the OneNote web clipper only stores screenshots. By...

Paper: mGluR2/3 agonist LY379268 rescues NMDA and GABAA receptor level deficits induced in a two-hit mouse model of schizophrenia

We published our preclinical antipsychotic study with my PhD supersivors and fellow PhD students. We show with this work, that the...

Blog: 366 papers in 2016

Starting 2016 with a stronger public science engagement, I decided to publish my 2016 science readings together with Natalie Matosin...