Mentors are essential to career journeys
Regardless of your current professional status, supportive mentors are critical for helping you achieve your career goals, according to Michael Howell, PhD, chief scientific officer at DermTech. Howell recently spoke with ScienceBoard.net. Read More
How spatial biology can impact clinical translational research
Building on the success of single-cell technologies, 10X Genomics' Michael Schnall-Levin, PhD, discusses with ScienceBoard.net how the company entered the spatial biology field and how it continues to support the advancement of various clinical translational research efforts. Read More
The business of science: Taking your idea to the next level
If you are a scientist with an idea or a product that you think might be successful, then starting a company might be the career choice for you. In an interview with ScienceBoard.net, Olga Kubassova, PhD, CEO of Image Analysis Group, shares helpful information on launching a science startup. Read More
Career planning is a lifelong journey for scientists
For many scientists who have just received their doctorate, professional development may be an afterthought compared to technical or job-specific skills required in their early careers. Contrary to this view, continual planning for all aspects of professional growth is critical to ensuring career success. Read More
Preparation is key for postdocs to transition to industry positions
On-Demand Webinar -- Postdoctoral positions are a natural choice for many scientists who have just received their PhDs. Postdocs allow scientists to gain invaluable research experience and training under guided mentorship -- and potentially transition to industry jobs, explains Natalia Martin, PhD, a program manager at the American Chemical Society. Read More
How can women overcome challenges to success in life sciences?
On-Demand Webinar -- The gender gap is still alive and well in the life sciences, despite the great progress that has been made in recent years. But women can overcome challenges and find success in the life sciences industry, according to Olga Kubassova, PhD, chief executive officer of Image Analysis Group. Read More
BioTools Innovator seeks to boost startups developing life science tools
On-Demand Webinar -- BioTools Innovator is calling for applications to its inaugural competition to advance innovation by accelerating the growth of startups developing life science tools. Kathryn Zavala, PhD, managing director, recently discussed the program with ScienceBoard.net. Read More
The H&E stain: A lesson on consistency and reproducibility
On-Demand Webinar -- Producing a hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) stained slide is a process that starts before the slide is loaded on a stainer or moved down through containers by hand. Read More
Dealing with fixation of fatty tissue in histology
On-Demand Webinar -- One of the most critical steps in histology is fixation, especially when it comes to fatty tissue. In this webinar, Andrew Lisowski, technical application manager at Leica Biosystems, reviews the process of specimen handling before the processor. Read More
Getting your lab ready for digital pathology
On-Demand Webinar -- Digital pathology implementation is a multifaceted project. This webinar will focus on the effect digital pathology can have on your laboratory, and provide practical guidance to help with a smooth transition, from selecting a scanner to workflow implications. Presentation is by Dr. Olga Colgan of Leica Biosystems. Read More