Vicky Hatch

Editor of Tipbox. I am a recovering scientist doing this until I figure out what to do with my life. Here are my words!

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Setting up a new lab: vials and publications

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Setting up a new lab: vials and publications

July 26, 2018 by Vicky Hatch

Is there anything scarier than starting up a new lab from scratch? You go from the comfort of using your supervisors grant money to frantically applying for your...

DNA and RNA mods

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DNA and RNA mods

June 21, 2018 by Vicky Hatch

What’s all the fuss about DNA and RNA mods then? The last few years has seen an explosion of these things in all the top journals. It went...

Lonely Planet for scientists

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Lonely Planet for scientists

May 3, 2018 by Vicky Hatch

Should I do my postdoc/PhD abroad? One of the great questions faced by scientists everywhere. You come to the end of your studies and you hear rumors of...

Grant on grants

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Grant on grants

April 13, 2018 by Vicky Hatch

Writing grants is the worst. There is no point beating around the bush. It’s a long grueling process that commonly ends in devastating rejection. If you have experienced...