Leading the Way in Life Science Technologies

GEN Exclusives

More »

Best of the Web

More »
Jan 15, 2010 (Vol. 30, No. 2)

Haseloff Lab Home Page

  • Nice site organization, beautiful image galleries
  • None

Jim Haseloff, Ph.D., of the University of Cambridge, provides a wide range of resources on his lab’s home page. The site is nicely organized into seven categories: Haseloff lab, synthetic biology, plant systems, imaging, design, construction, and teaching. Highlights of the site include software tools found under the “design” tab, as well as Powerpoint presentations and other learning materials from Dr. Haseloff’s courses. The most aesthetically pleasing aspect of the site is the beautiful collection of confocal microscope images. Galleries can be found under the “images” tab, but one can also click on the yellow photo on the home page to be re-directed to a slideshow of magnificent images. (Who knew that flowers weren’t the prettiest part of the plant?)

  • Key:
  • Strong Points
  • Weak Points
  • Ratings:
  • Excellent
  • Very Good
  • Good

*The opinions expressed are solely those of the author(s) and should not be construed as reflecting the viewpoints of the publisher, Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., the publishing house, or employees and affiliates thereof.

Be sure to take the GEN Poll

Cancer vs. Zika: What Worries You Most?

While Zika continues to garner a lot of news coverage, a Mayo Clinic survey reveals that Americans believe the country’s most significant healthcare challenge is cancer. Compared to other diseases, does the possibility of developing cancer worry you the most?

More »