Notes On Multiplexing

By bioscentric | Biology

If you’ve spent time around technologists these days, you’ve probably heard the phrase “design, build, test.” The main idea behind this mantra, borrowed from engineering disciplines, is that technological progress is made iteratively by stepping through this cycle. With a hypothesis in mind, one first designs an experiment, builds the experiment, and finally tests the hypothesis. The information gleaned from this process is used to update your hypothesis, which starts another iteration.