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Area to submit design for discussion?
I sent Eli a Lab design that I was excited about.  He returned very useful comments.  I think an area where people could submit Lab desig...
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How can there be two or more start and stop codons in a nucleotide sequence only 20 units long if RNA and DNA are truly in sequence?
How do we know RNA and DNA 'sequences' are sequences??? If there is one thing your challenges show is that the folding preferences are no...
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How Eterna players can generate 100,000 promising OpenCRISPR designs in just eight weeks
Well, here we are, with a new challenge and an experimental capacity for analyzing 10 times as many designs as ever before.  Wow! I can ...
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Is failure acceptable?
At the rate we are going the lab's 94000 submissions isn't going to be met in the time frame allocated. The solution is for active player...
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Do we want to get points for labs?
During Eternacon 2017 the question came up regarding getting points for the labs. Do we all want to start receiving points for labs? The ...
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Ensemble Diversity Tool V2.0
Here is the links to the Ensemble Diversity Tool V2.0 that I showed at Eternacon 2017. One is the VS2015 solution and the other is the co...
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Lessons from the past - designing switches with the MS2 hairpin
Talking with Eli, we realized that there are probably a lot of current lab participants who have had little to no experience with designi...
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Hire a Freelance Telecom Engineers
A global, on-demand pool to hire a freelance telecom engineers, standing by to successfully complete your project. This is a platform spe...
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Additions to eternascript and the flash api
I had some ideas for things that could help create a wider variety of scripts, and more powerful ones. While some of these ideas are prob...
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Scripting accessibility
Lately I've been thinking about how non-scripters find it difficult, or more precisely they shy away from scripting in eterna. I know tha...
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Blueprint of the MS2 and FMN Riboswitch
Omei and I have been discussing RNA. I have been enjoying it a lot. One thing we have been friendly disagreeing on. Basically Omei got me...
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Finding diverse structures using mutation tool
To find more diverse structures using mutation tool: 1. page thru solutions in 2 state view and watch for when one state changes signifi...
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add to script "mutation generator" aditional features
I need in some way after I post my design by script to see how many pairs are connected and with one engine for example:  150  = 51 + 50 ...
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Don't allow tutorial players to turn off free energy and base numbers
A lot of players ask for help in chat for not understanding why some stuff works, and we see that they don't have energy numbers activate...
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Phylo as a lab tool?
I decided to try playing phylo again, as I found out that it isn't dead like I thought and that it has an advenced mode, locked behind a ...
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Bug reports
I found some bugs lately/ old ones that I never got to report for some reason (whoops). So here they are: Whenever I edit a script, it c...
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Lab Switch Solving Strategies
Hey guys, I'm currently working on a bit of a presentation, and I'd like to hear your strategies for solving riboswitches for lab puzzle...
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Generation of Riboswitch Design Statistics
Hey guys, I've been working on a high-throughput method of analyzing a riboswitch structure and sequence to generate a list of comparabl...
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FMN/MS2 Riboswitch Structure
This is a new thread for analyzing FMN/MS2 Riboswitch Structure puzzles, starting with the puzzles in R101. We are very excited about...
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Measuring the 'complexity' of a riboswitch
I was wondering if somebody could point me towards some relevant literature about the subject of structural complexity and methods of mea...
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