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About: jonmoulton

Biography:
Scientist with Gene Tools LLC Ph.D. Environmental Sciences and Resources: Biology Other interests: Chinese language, history and culture; gardening; bicycling Home: Corvallis, Oregon, USA Twitter: @jonmoulton
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Posts by jonmoulton:

Morpholinos with specificity controls please

Posted by on September 16th, 2020

Please, always run specificity controls with Morpholinos. Morpholinos can reveal gene functions that can be concealed by genetic compensation in a mutant, but rigorous specificity controls are essential to determining whether a morphant phenotype is due to knockdown of the oligo target or an unexpected interaction with a different RNA. The Morpholino-in-a-mutant approach described in[…]

Guidelines for morpholino use in zebrafish

Posted by on October 20th, 2017

If you work with zebrafish or Morpholinos, please read this. Guidelines for morpholino use in zebrafish. Stainier DYR, Raz E, Lawson ND, Ekker SC, Burdine RD, Eisen JS, Ingham PW, Schulte-Merker S, Yelon D, Weinstein BM, Mullins MC, Wilson SW, Ramakrishnan L, Amacher SL, Neuhauss SCF, Meng A, Mochizuki N, Panula P, Moens CB. PLoS[…]

Evo-devo music

Posted by on September 27th, 2017

It’s rare to see your working life captured in a music video.  This made me happy, I hope you enjoy it. Click the title above. (+4 rating, 4 votes)Loading…

Open access video protocol: electroporating zebrafish ears

Posted by on January 10th, 2011

Open-access video protocol for electroporating into zebrafish ears

Zebrafish embryo pics

Posted by on August 20th, 2010

Worth 1000 words? http://blogs.nature.com/news/thegreatbeyond/2010/08/a_zebrafishs_first_minutes_of.html [update 31/8: I added the first of the videos (below) – Eva] (The original paper is in Science) (+2 rating, 2 votes)Loading…