Transparency in Animal Experimentation by Lluis Momtoliu Publish or Perish by Maya Schuldiner Apprentice yourself (a short guide to choosing a PhD in academia) by Brooke Morriswood Videos demonstrating various techniques were posted recently, e.g. on RNA-RNA in situ hybridization
  Online since September 2017 The FEBS Network is an initiative from FEBS representing a forum for the molecular life science community for learning, inspiration, support and connections. The Network currently presents content from its appointed experts and writers in four themed channels: Early-Career Scientist, Educator, Viewpoints and Research. These themes reflect long-standing activities of FEBS in supporting young scientists, promoting molecular life sciences education and research, and following ‘science and society’ concerns. Other scientists join the community as 'Users' to engage with contributions and others in the Network community and to create a profile page where they can present their interests and post content. Such content will also be featured on the homepage in 'Latest from all the community'. With these facilities the Network shall become a supportive community of interconnected molecular life science enthusiasts at all career stages. Much of the content of the channels can be viewed by…
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is excited to announce the opening of a new Grand Challenges grant opportunity: Ending the Pandemic Threat: A Grand Challenge for Universal Influenza Vaccine Development. This Grand Challenge is being launched during the centenary year of the 1918 flu pandemic, with the goal of identifying novel, transformative concepts that would lead to development of a truly universal flu vaccine. Such a vaccine would alleviate the need for annual seasonal influenza vaccination campaigns and would prepare the world for the next influenza pandemic. Application deadline is June 22, 2018 at 11:00 am PDT. Please also see the other currently open grant opportunities: Grand Challenges Explorations grant opportunities The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) proposals for the following three challenges (application deadline is May 2, 2018): Innovations in Immunization Data Management, Use, and Improved Process Efficiency Affordable, Accessible, and Appealing:…