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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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Oct
18
asked Are there known 3- or 4-nucleotide RNA linkers with no RE sites?
Oct
18
comment Bioinformatics tool for “pairwise alignment” of complementary sequences?
@terdon On second thought, would doing a regular pairwise alignment with the reverse-complement of only of the sequences yield the same result?
Oct
17
revised Bioinformatics tool for “pairwise alignment” of complementary sequences?
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Oct
17
comment Bioinformatics tool for “pairwise alignment” of complementary sequences?
Sorry for the confusion: looking for regions of high complementarity. Will edit question in a moment.
Oct
17
asked Bioinformatics tool for “pairwise alignment” of complementary sequences?
Oct
15
reviewed Excellent Are there specific conditions that allow humans to see ultraviolet wavelengths
Oct
15
reviewed Satisfactory Tree census data for Sweden/Scandinavia?
Oct
15
reviewed Needs Improvement Eating rarely but a lot, or often but little
Oct
15
reviewed Excellent copper vs aluminum, what's the safest for health?
Oct
15
reviewed Satisfactory What is the advantage of the way eukaryotes initiate translation?
Oct
15
reviewed Needs Improvement Why we have no enzyme to digest cellulose?
Oct
15
awarded  Custodian
Oct
15
reviewed Excellent Can the colour of skin change with age
Oct
15
reviewed Excellent What is the evidence that australopithecines were bipedal?
Oct
15
reviewed Satisfactory How did viruses learn to utilize the workings of a cell?
Oct
15
reviewed Satisfactory Is there any advantage of having a mitochondria for aerobic respiration?
Sep
9
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
5
asked How significant is RNA degradation with removal of cap/polyA's in eukaryotes, or UTR's in prokaryotes?
Aug
16
revised Visualizing secondary RNA structure binding to target
added 13 characters in body
Aug
16
asked Visualizing secondary RNA structure binding to target