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Guidelines for Keeping a Laboratory Notebook (PDF)

Experimental Design (PDF)

Good Tissue Culture Room Practice (PDF)


One-step RT-PCR (PDF)

Two-step RT-PCR (PDF)

Rneasy Prep of S2 RNA (PDF)

S2 Cell Culture (PDF)

In vitro Transcription (PDF)

Fungene Transcription (PDF)

Basic Bioinformatics (PDF)

dsRNA Soaking (PDF)

dsRNA Transfection (serum starvation) (PDF)