Current Protocols

Tens of thousands of professionals in the life sciences have made Current Protocols the most successful series of its kind. It's the only authoritative, regularly-updated, comprehensive and straightforward source for research methods and topical overviews available.

Current Protocols is...

Dependable and Respected: Leading scientists contribute methods within the units; then, our professional staff and distinguished editorial board members review, fine-tune, and edit the content for clarity. The result: step-by-step protocols that leave nothing to guesswork, with overviews that clearly spell out the purposes, applications, limitations, advantages and other critical issues associated with each methodology.

Always Up-to-Date: Updated quarterly, Current Protocols titles are constantly evolving to meet the changing needs of each scientific discipline. An initial purchase includes the core material, plus a full year of updates (500 to 700 pages of new and revised material per year, depending on the title). In print and Online via Wiley Online Library, Current Protocols always keeps you on the cutting edge of new developments, instrumentation and discoveries.

Comprehensive: With 17 titles and counting, Current Protocols truly spans the life sciences. Each title provides hundreds of basic to advanced research protocols and overviews. Each protocol contains a materials list, and the units feature expert commentary and guidelines written and edited by colleagues who understand your needs and can anticipate your questions.

Extensively Illustrated and Logical: Complex procedures are clarified with illustrations, tables, data charts, diagrams and videos. Intuitively organized and clearly presented, all protocols are easy to understand, follow and implement.