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Tanentzapf Lab Jun 17
1. This time of year it is awesome to see all the twitter announcements of people starting their own labs. I wanted to do a thread talking about one thing that helped me a lot to organise my thinking when I started my lab. So here goes: "thinking about your lab like a start up".
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Anita McElroy Jun 14
Help science twitter: If you wanted to invite a junior level dynamic speaker to come talk at your "infectious disease immunity and pathogenesis" seminar who would you recommend? Feel free to self promote!
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SAM Jun 14
ok we are writing a lab handbook so I spent my afternoon reading 25 lab handbooks to figure out all the things that people put in lab handbooks. here they are so that you don't have to read 25 lab handbooks. (this is not exhaustive and many of the topics overlap, obvi) 1/
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Tiffany Lowe-Power Jun 13
Equipment Recommendations for **Electronic pipettes, single barrel** -- universal tips preferred. Related is $668 a reasonable or inflated price?
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Tiffany Lowe-Power Jun 13
Equipment recommendations for **Electroporators** (bacteria for me, but feel free to list eukaryotic transfectors for my friends)
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Tiffany Lowe-Power Jun 13
Any recommendations for Gel doc imagers? Main purpose will be DNA gel visualization.
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Tiffany Lowe-Power Jun 13
Do you have any recommendations on thermal cyclers? Any models to avoid. Any models that are perfect for your workflows? I'm a cloning heavy lab so I want flexibility (multi blocks, at least 1 gradient option... touchdown PCR programming on all).
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Laurence Clement Jun 11
Great to hear We need all newly hired science faculty to let us know what qualifications trainees really need to get a faculty position - at ANY type of higher ed institution. Faculty with experience hiring faculty.
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Linda Koch Jun 10
Life in the lab -- a collection of Nature articles on work, life, luck, mental health in the scientific lab, with help and advice on how to succeed, when to take a break, and who to turn to when things get tough
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New PI Slack Jun 10
Great thread on R21s vs. R01s for new PIs.
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Prachee Avasthi Jun 7
Ha. I was going to say that peer feedback is great for comments on SAs. Many eyes tearing apart aims + convincing people from all different fields of the significance of the work is really useful. I think grant examples & feedback is one of the clearest benefits of .
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Prachee Avasthi Jun 3
Great thread and IMHO this is one of the great benefits of . There’s enormous value to seeing how a large number of people successfully solve the same problems you’re having using their own creative strategies.
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Natalie Niemi Jun 2
A group of postdocs organized via have collected data from >300 people who applied for STEM faculty positions this year, and want to analyze the data to help future applicants. What types of questions would you want answered with these data?
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Science Magazine Jun 2
It’s summertime! (Well, almost.) Here's some tips from our column on making the most of your academic summer (and it does involve taking some time off.)
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Soragni:Lab Jun 2
Kicking off this summer with a month of back-to-back travel. Coming up with a system to keep up and stay on top of things is a job within the job.. any good tip?
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Grad Write Slack Nov 19
Exciting news! Our grad writing support group is now on Twitter! Formerly Thesis Writing Group and now - but same great content! JOIN US TODAY to get ! (It's free and we're awesome.) And spread the word! .
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New PI Slack May 31
New R35 FOA for established investigators coming:
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Karrera Djoko (Dr K) May 24
Unwritten rule no. 62537 of life: No matter what you accomplish, there will always be someone who diminishes it. Got a talk at meeting - oh but not invited talk. Got invited talk - oh but not big meeting. Got invited talk at big meeting - oh must be cos of gender balance.
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NIGMS Grants May 31
(1/2) Your application was reviewed by NAGMS Council and you want to get your project underway. Wondering if/when funds will arrive? NIGMS staff still has work to do () and nothing is official until the Notice of Award has been signed.
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