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Here's our blog where we talk about updates or behind the scenes stuff. Remember the posts from the original LabTricks website? They're all here too - scroll through or use the search bar to find your favourite posts/videos.

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How to Stain an SDS-PAGE gel

Your gel just finished running - what do you do next? This video shows you how to disassemble and stain your SDS-PAGE gel.
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Feedback Form

Thanks for all your support so far. And now we ask for a favour: could you please take a few minutes to fill out the feedback form? In order to make LabTricks better for you, we'd like to know your thoughts. What can we do to improve?
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Happy 1st Anniversary!

Here's your chance to give us feedback and tell us what you want to see in 2011. One year has passed, and we've got lots more planned. But what do you want LabTricks to do for you?
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Online Metabolic Learning Tool – OMLeT

Need to learn everything about glycolysis fast? OMLeT is the perfect learning tool.
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Event: Year of Science BC’s Science and Health Expo

Come and meet us Thursday, November 25, 2010 from 3:00-4:00pm at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver, BC. We'll be presenting our "Sequence Me" film along with the other winners from the Gene Screen BC competition. Part of the two day free Science and Health Expo to celebrate the Year of Science in BC.
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How to Make a Beta-Barrel Jack-O-Lantern

This is what happens when you give grad students a pumpkin: you get one nerdy jack-o-lantern. Happy Halloween!
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Sequence Me (1st Place, Gene Screen BC 2010)

Thank you to everyone who watched our video and gave their support!! We have won the 1st Place prize in this year's Gene Screen BC competition! We've uploaded the higher quality video on YouTube, so check it out and please leave your comments!
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Dan gets his genome sequenced!

In the future, Dan gets his genome sequenced. But what does that mean? And how does it work? Watch this video to find out.
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Gel Extraction Comb Trick

Here's a very simple but useful trick for those of you who do DNA gel extraction/purification.
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