SpeakEasy Science Blog

Everything We Know About Lectin Structure, Classification, and Function

Learn all about the structure, classification, and function of lectins in this in-depth blog.

January 25, 2023

An Introduction to the Universe of Glycans

Explore the diverse and complex world of glycans in this in-depth blog post. Discover the different types of glycans and their unique structures, as well as their importance in biology and potential applications in research.

January 18, 2023

Feeding curiosity, seeking balance, and making discoveries

Rosa Fontana, PhD reflects on her journey in science, including leaving her home of Italy to discover new opportunities in the United States.

January 4, 2023

2022: A year marked by a big move, traditions old and new, and prevailing teamwork

As we reach the end of the year, Vector Laboratories CEO, Lisa Sellers, PhD, reflects on the highlights and major themes that defined the past year as we move forward to the next one. 

December 19, 2022

Selecting a secondary antibody for Immunofluorescent staining

This blog covers important considerations for secondary antibody selection, including labeling method, species reactivity, antigen of interest location, optimal fluor conjugates, and signal amplification or multiple labeling (multiplexing) requirements.

December 14, 2022

Choosing secondary antibodies for IHC

This blog will discuss the considerations in choosing a secondary antibody for IHC.

December 7, 2022

Visualizing the pathological intricacies of hearing loss

Ivan Lopez, PhD discusses his journey to becoming a professor after leaving Mexico to pursue opportunities in the United States.

November 30, 2022

5 reasons to use the ImmEdge PAP Pen in your immunostaining workflow

In this blog post, we cover 5 reasons you should add the ImmEdge® Hydrophobic Barrier PAP Pen from Vector Laboratories to your list of essential lab tools. 

November 16, 2022

Answering your questions: How to detect glycan expression in tissue

Dr. August Estabrook, Senior Scientist at Vector Laboratories answers questions from a recent webinar on the basics of glycan screening and how to use GlysiteTM Scout Glycan Screening Kits.

November 9, 2022