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On the Importance of Positive Controls

  1. Jun 4, 2016 #1


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    Found this abstract while browsing through some papers, and thought it was quite humorous:
    Endy, Galanie & Smolke. 2015 Complete absence of thebaine biosynthesis under home-brew fermentation conditions. bioRxiv doi:10.1101/024299

    Full text freely available at http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2015/08/13/024299
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  3. Jun 5, 2016 #2


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    Alternative introduction: "We found a reason to make beer at home using science grants".
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    So - no 'opiate for the masses' ?
  5. Jun 5, 2016 #4


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    Not at the moment, at least.
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