November 21, 2019 Newsletter – Honey bee genetics using Sanger, Alanine scanning
Welcome to this edition of our newsletter. This month, we highlight two interesting new blog posts as well as our survey drawing winners.
7 Questions for Honey Bee Genetics Researcher, Dr. Julia Jones
With some help from DNASTAR software and support services, Dr. Julia Jones of the Institute for Bee Research, Hohen Neuendorf recently overcame the unique challenges presented by a very large Sanger sequencing data set. The results of this study on honey bee genetics will help researchers better understand hygienic behavior in bees. What is “hygienic” bee behavior? This question and six others are answered in our recent interview with Dr. Jones.
How to Screen for Protein Hot Spots in Under 5 Minutes
This summer, we released some exciting new functionality for protein design and hotspot scanning in Protean 3D. Learn more about this exciting workflow and see how we stack up to other tools in this blog post featuring protein design benchmarks.
Survey Drawing Winners
Thank you to the over 130 people from around the world who took our 2019 Customer Experience Survey. We really appreciate your feedback! We have shared the results with our product development teams, and we will be using your thoughtful comments and suggestions to continue to improve our software.
Congratulations to our winners!
|Marjorie B.||Girish N.||Mireille L.|
|Rachelle L.||Kokichi S.||Paul R.|
|Xin Y.||Mary F.||Peter S.|
If you didn’t get a chance to take our survey, you can send feedback or questions about our software to me at the email below.
Senior Content Developer