Advice on how to do science; a collection of useful articles and manuals

Over the years, I have collected some articles and manuals that I found useful in the daily practice of running a lab, writing papers and applications. Several of these are listed below, with links to the publication.  If anyone knows of additional useful publications, let me know. 

Roel Nusse  (updated August 2019)


Books, advice on management, running a lab

These manuals, books are very useful in setting up and running a lab


General suggestions , how to ask the right questions



How to write papers


How to give a talk


How to write a grant/fellowship application


Teaching and lectures