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Number of posts: 16

Say hello to the new Benchling!

We've heard from many scientists that Benchling, though powerful, can be difficult to navigate. We want to make it easier for you to stay organized as your projects grow and labs expand. Over the past few months, we've been working to address these issues, and we're excited to announce the releas…

Product, Features, Notebook

Take a peek at our improved lab notebook!

We're constantly updating our lab notebook to make it easier to use, share, and collaborate! Did you know that you can... Upload images and PDFs into your entries? Create a table with Excel-like functionalities for calculations? Print a section of a notebook by h…

Notebook, Product

Introducing an optimized score for sgRNA design

When designing sgRNAs, selecting an sgRNA that can cleave your targeted genomic region effectively (i.e. high on-target activity) is very important. How can you predict which sgRNAs are most likely to work well for your experiments? Introduction Benchling just released an optimized…

crispr, Product

Design HR templates for CRISPR quickly and accurately

Thousands of scientists use Benchling's CRISPR tools to design and score guides. Today, we're excited to announce an addition to our CRISPR tools: design of HR templates for knock-in experiments. We also now support 50+ genomes and are actively adding support for more genomes as scientists request t…

Product, crispr

Easily link files in your Benchling notebook

We've heard many scientists say that they want better linking functionality in Benchling's lab notebook. Today we are releasing an addition that makes it easier than ever to link files into your notebook. Simply use the @ function to search and insert a linked plasmid file, notebook entry, or any do…

Product, Notebook

New Upgrades: Headers, Automatic Formula Fill

We just released some new upgrades to our electronic lab notebook that we're excited for you to try out! Headers: Organize your entries with multiple levels of headers Automatic formula fill: Drag to fill adjacent cells with similar formulas just like you can in Excel. This has been one of the mos…

Product, Notebook

Notebook Templates Beta: Preformat Entries to Save Time

We're excited to release a highly requested feature that lets you make templates to quickly create preformatted notebook entries. Use templates to save time spent rewriting boilerplate for the experiments that you do frequently. We're releasing this as a beta feature for all of our Benchling Gold us…

Product, Notebook

Get Organized in 2016 with a New Notebook

Happy New Year! In 2015, more than 1,000 scientists began using Benchling’s lab notebook on a weekly basis. Get all your notes and data in one place with our new and improved notebook. Try it out! Check out these latest additions: Centralize all your data in one notebook with Dropbox and Google Dri…

Product, Notebook