PCR has gone through many evolutions that qualifies it to become a study on its own. From simple to profound, virtually all users of any skill-level can achieve something with PCR. Thermal cyclers, reagents, consumables, methodologies – every single aspect was improved on by generations of scientists and innovators, making it a flexible and robust technique. But exactly how much do you know about PCR beyond the basics?
This section has a collection of articles on the less visited but no less important aspects of PCR. The knowledge here will help you get more out of your PCR:
- how to speed up your PCR
- how to increase yield
- how to ensure and improve accuracy, reproducibility, sensitivity
- environmental considerations
- prevention and troubleshooting strategies