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My mother made me a scientist without ever intending to. Every other Jewish mother in Brooklyn would ask her child after school, "So? Did you learn anything today?" But not my mother. "Izzy," she would say, "did you ask a good question today?" That difference - asking good questions - made me become a scientist.New! Science and the internet - History of sucrose density gradient centrifugation.
Isidor Isaac Rabi
Detecting fluorescence in gels - - - Journal shortcuts UNL only, bypass IRIS gateway
Minipurification - "universal" plant virus diagnostic tool, Deglycosylation of glycoproteins
Peptide mapping with CNBr, Gel electrophoresis tips, Tips for SDS PAGE beginners
Nebraska virus diseases, My buffer page, - Crowle's stain
Heat treatment for plant virus diagnosis (use with minipurification)
Silver staining protocol for polyacrylamide gels (improved Morrissey)
dsRNA isolation - useful variants of "Morris & Dodds" - protocol & overview (3rd world friendly)
Eugene Garfield - scientific information pioneer, Creationism - a hobby
A brief guide to biological detergents, Gluthathione - what is it?
Review of phenol extraction - How does it work?
Phenol extraction of proteins - extract leaf proteins, clarify extracts (3rd world friendly)
Ammonium acetate - a convenient, overlooked buffer (3rd world friendly)
Stabilizing and "resurrecting" dithiothreitol stock solutions - 3rd world friendly.
Precipitating proteins and nucleic acids - why waste time dialyzing? (3rd world friendly)
Brome mosaic virus - introduction and properties, Chenopodium quinoa - a "universal" plant virus host
Diagnosing soybean viruses
Calculations for log-linear sucrose gradients (SW56, 60), (SW 65L)
Plant Pathology links, Biochem links
Plant Pathology 864B - course, Biochem 839 - course
Plant Pathology 369L - lab, Foundations 101
Plant Path seminar