Edvotek Road Trip — NSTA Area Meeting in Richmond, VA

Last week, we kicked off our busy fall conference schedule with the NSTA Area Meeting in Richmond, VA. Richmond is just a stone's throw away from our headquarters in Washington, D.C., so we packed up our truck and got on the road.  While in Richmond,…

Biotechnology Basics – What is a Model Organism?

What is a model organism? A model organism is any plant, animal or microorganism that allows us to study fundamental questions in biology that may be hard to study directly in complex organisms like humans. What are some characteristics of…

Careers where DNA Sequencing Technology is Important

Interested in learning more about DNA Sequencing Technology?  Check out our previous posts on the history of DNA sequencing and on DNA sequencing in today's laboratory! The development of DNA sequencing technologies has revolutionized biology and medicine. DNA sequencing is…