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Thursday 01/29/15

10:20 am – 6:30 pm Embryo experiments selected 2 old and 3 more new coverglass. Stain with WGA-488 (this won’t intefere with 405 excitation) screen coverglass for good embryo sections. GS disrupted by recruitment obligations, we’ll resume this tomorrow / … Continue reading

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Wednesday 01/28/14

10:15 am – 10:45 pm Experiments selected 3 embryo coverslips staining with En, Eve, and Abd-B protein label with Alexa 561, image on Turnkey. embryo sections not so good — should prestain with WGA and check under-turnkey. Try again tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Journal Club: 01/26/15

Hazen: Super-Oscillation Papers Rogers et al Nature Material, 2012 replace lens with a diffraction grating pattern. – bright external ring, central spot less than diffraction size (185 nm) resolve two slits separated by 140 nm. super-oscillations — Functions with only … Continue reading

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Protected: Lab Meeting: 01/26/15

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Saturday 01/24/15

1:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Racing canceled for snow) U01 added section on applications discussion with CW about intro, splitting up writing, and BB paper. K99 revised Candidate’s background finished initial draft of Specific Aims working on rewriting BW research … Continue reading

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Friday 01/23/15

9:00 am – 8:00 pm Experiments and Training teaching ultra-cryo sectioning first two section broke off block — not good enough pyramid / contact area. Better to use trimming knife to carve pyramid third mounted section cut well, had good … Continue reading

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Thursday 01/22/15

9:20 am – 6:30 pm, K99 Working on Training Plan completed draft of training plan completed draft on training in responsible conduct of research working on Specific Aims document U01 working on text for my sections Experiments cleaned and coated … Continue reading

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lab safety meeting

Notes where labcoats lab will stop stocking latex hazardous waste disposal must pick a hazard only 4 most common components hefty fines for unlabeled bottles last inspection was surprise Lasers goggles and supervision for alignment Laser microscope training records require … Continue reading

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Wednesday 01/21/15

9:00 am – 11:00 pm Working on U01 drafting figure 1 describing paper results drafting figure 2 describing methods Presentation for Kingston group went well, hope this strengthens our collaboration should touch base with Nicole about paper discussed MNase with … Continue reading

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Tuesday 01/20/14

9:45 am – 8:00 pm K99 working on Biosketch Section A: wrote draft of personal statement Section B: completed positions/honors/service Section C: NIH substantially revised section C: now asks for a description of top 5 contributions to science, with Figures, … Continue reading

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