Blogs for July 2017

ROR gamma t and Th17 Cells: New Highly-specific Antibody Will Find What You Have Been Missing

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:22
Antibody Development

Antibody validation and specificity are not new headlines in the research community. Recent comparisons of R&D Systems® Human/Mouse ROR gamma t Recombinant Monoclonal Antibody (Clone # 1181A) to other ROR gamma t clones, demonstrate its superior performance. The data shown below suggest that a popular clone from another supplier is giving false negatives in mouse Th17-differentiated splenocytes and has markedly lower staining of ROR gamma t in human Th17 cells. R&D Systems strives to produce the highest quality...

Bio-Techne Go Everywhere Travel Grant - June Recipient Selected!

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 09:34
Bio-Techne travel grants

June 2017 Go Everywhere with Bio-Techne Travel Grant Awarded to PhD Student from the Indian Institute of Chemical Biology!

Bio-Techne launched its Go Everywhere Travel Grant Program which awards $1000 USD (or equivalent) to 1 researcher each month to attend the meeting of their choice. This grant program allows the researcher to attend more targeted meetings in their field and provides funding to support both small and large scientific associations that promote discovery and collaboration.

The recipient of the June 2017 grant is Titli Nargis, a PhD Student at CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical biology in...

Stem Cells in the News - July 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 13:05
Stem Cells in the News

We have captured this month's most interesting, innovative, and maybe some of the strangest examples of stem cells in the news from around the world.