A new light on Impact Factors

Impact Factors are not a measure of the science; their mis-use has made a mess of publishing, reading, and evaluating good science. Read an overview: http://www.nature.com/news/beat-it-impact-factor-publishing-elite-turns-against-controversial-metric-1.20224 Or read the original article: http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/07/05/062109

Common Spelling Errors

Fluorescence vs. Fluorescent Fluorescence – the noun the fluorescence was measured by a fluorometer fluorescence anisotropy experiments fluorescence lifetime fluorescence-based fluorescence intensity change in fluorescence real-time fluorescence assays phosphorescence, chemiluminescence, bioluminescence Fluorescent – the adjective¬† a fluorescent probe fluorescent response phosphorescent cell Commonly misspelled: fluorometer fluorophore spectrophotometer spectroscopic approach   Former and Latter former – […]