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What to include when you create/edit a page in the wiki. The more detail the better.

Bare Necessities


  • buffers - describe their composition and how to make them
  • reagents - tell us how to store them
  • disposal - describe any special disposal procedures


  • pH
  • concentration
  • temperature
  • time
  • shaking/stirring
  • current or voltage

you can also add

order info

  • company
  • catalog number
  • price quotations
  • a completed order request form (you can upload an excel file to the wiki)


  • useful programs, macros or scripts to analyze data

shortcuts or insight

  • what steps are most important to a successful experiment
  • any tricks to save time or conserve an expensive reagent


  • if your protocol is adapted from the literature add a citation or link to the abstract