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Hey there, my name is Lance Lafontaine.

I am a student at Concordia University in software engineering, with a previous degree in molecular biology. I love all things tech, science and startups.

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asked Is a sequential double transformation acceptable?
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Dec
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comment DNA degradation rate
@Chris, exactly. If you treat your DNA well, it would treat you well (experimentally, that is). :)
Dec
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comment DNA degradation rate
Not that common, but just think about how it only takes one enzyme to destroy your entire sample. A "source" of nucleases can be from your fingertips too, which is why its very important to wear gloves when dealing with DNA directly.
Dec
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answered DNA degradation rate
Dec
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answered Electronic laboratory notebook (ELN)
Dec
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answered Death because of no radio waves
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answered Is it possible to use microalgae to produce food and live on it?
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asked How predictably will RNA polymerase not translate repetitive sequences?
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accepted Bioinformatics tool for “pairwise alignment” of complementary sequences?
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Oct
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comment Does the Petri dish lid orientation on workbench affect aseptic technique?
Plating = Spreading.
Oct
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asked Does the Petri dish lid orientation on workbench affect aseptic technique?
Oct
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revised Are there known 3- or 4-nucleotide RNA linkers with no RE sites?
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Oct
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comment Are there known 3- or 4-nucleotide RNA linkers with no RE sites?
Question edited, thanks for the suggestion.