Labtimes 03/2008 - Table of Content

Humour Paul the Postdoc6
NewsWellcome Image Awards 2008 / Confidentiality of peer review / Neuroscience peer review consortium / New journal for "dark data" / "Despeciation" of two bacterial species into one / Research letter from ... Czech Republic: Beer is bad6
OpinionObservations of The Owl (11): Trapped16
AnalysisScientific espionage18
AnalysisThe European Science Foundation (ESF)22
AnalysisA plea for James Watson26
Journal ClubGeneva/Switzerland Circadian clock of liver cells28
Journal ClubTartu/Estonia Regulation of autoimmune disease prevention30
Journal ClubSandnes/Norway Immune evasion of lamb pathogens32
HumourOne fine day in the lab (7): Pipetting robot33
Publication StatisticsEvolutionary biology in Europe34
Publication StatisticsDon't be misled by citation figures! (11): Cling Together, Swing Together37
AnalysisCareer strategies for young European scientists (XI), Brain gain schemes in the Western Balkans41
BiobizClose-Up: Baltic Boom42
BiobizBiotech mergers46
BiobizShifting clinical trials into the 3rd world47
MethodsBench philosophy (12): Managing time in the Lab50
MethodsTips and tricks of the trade: Control of Laboratory devices with embedded systems52
ProductsProduct Survey, Lab-on-a-chip products (Microfluidic Chip Technology)53
ProductsNew products57
BooksThe Impact Factor of Scientific and Scholarly Journals. By Tibor Braun (ed.)58
BooksSubcellular Proteomics. By Eric Bertrand and Michel Faupel (eds.)59
HumourSuperdoc (5)66
Back CoverBack Cover67