FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION
Q: Who are antYbuddY
A: antYbuddY is a scientific product review website supporting scientists publish online reviews. We also match onsite reviews with citations, rewards and product information through our search bar.
Q: Are we independent
A: Yes, founded by working scientists, we are not a vendor with an agenda to sell you products, we are instead driven by helping scientists find the best possible product(s) for their experiments through onsite review searching and sharing.
Q: Are we Open Access
A: Yes, anyone can visit antYbuddY and access all information without the need to register or be confronted with a paywall. To maintain transparency, we ask you to register before adding content such as a review.
Q: Is it free to register an account
A: Yes, it’s free for everyone.
Q: What category of product review can I publish on antYbuddY
A: We support reviews on all products and services under the categories of antibody, all kit types, proteins, peptides, molecular biology, crystallography and proteomics.
Q: What is a MaxBuddY Review
A: MaxBuddY reviews are an in-depth antibody reviews. Reviewers publishing a MaxBuddY review need to manually fill out our online review publishing form, detailing the antibody, vendor, experimental conditions, figure, figure legend and comments. Publishing a MaxBuddY review takes up to ten minutes. You will need to register to publish a review and click on the drop down publish a review tab in the top right corner and select MaxBuddY review.
Q: What is a GoBuddY Review
A: GoBuddY reviews are for antibody kit and protein reviews. They differ from MaxbuddY reviews in their format. GoBuddY reviews are a faster way to submit an antibody, kit or protein review. 95% of the fields in our online publishing form are drop down and click. GoBuddY reviews take 3-4 minutes to publish. You will need to register to publish a review and click on the drop down publish a review tab in the top right corner and select GoBuddY review and then antibody, kit or protein.
Q: What is a MyVideo Review
A: MyVideo reviews are 90 second video reviews. You can publish a video review on categories and services including, antibody, all kit types, proteins, peptides, molecular biology, crystallography and proteomics. Making a 90 second video review and publishing it on antYbuddY takes about 5 minutes. You will need to register to publish a review and click on the drop down publish a review tab in the top right corner, selecting MyVideo review.
Q: What happens to reviews I publish on antYbuddY
A: All reviews remain on antYbuddY for anyone to view, share or download. We occasionally share reviews on our social media platforms to ensure maximum exposure. Your reviews remain your property and you can edit or delete your reviews from within your user account at any point.
Q: What are Review Rewards
A: Review rewards are a small thanks to scientists that take the time to publish and share a review on antYbuddY. The majority of review rewards are sponsored by the vendor of the product you are reviewing. These are generally Amazon eVouchers or discounts off future purchases. We occasionally sponsor Travel Bursaries and sometimes run Prize Draws. You can check all our current rewards on our Review Rewards page or by searching reviews, rewards, citations and products in our search bar.
Q: How do I contact antYbuddY
A: Email us at [email protected]