I liked the question about F' and R plasmids. What is a good resource that describes what is known about the functions and diversity of plasmids in the wild? Prokaryotes or eukaryotes? Wikipedia ...
I shipped 10 µL of my vector miniprep to a collaborator in a 1.5 mL eppendorf parafilmed shut and stuffed into a 50 mL conical with some paper-towel padding. However, something happened on the way ...