Derek Lowe raves about electronic lab notebooks and how they've improved his life -- and his science. He polls his readers as to what outside vendors they might use, and if there is any particular software that they would recommend. From drawing chemical structures to easily being able to search for specific data across an entire organization, he writes, "There's no substitute.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.