I'm not from the molecular background, but still feel that scientists can share knowledge in a common place.
Research is lonely until you reach a level high enough to meet other high-level people. Let's just take a shortcut here!
Publication: 1 obscure co-signed book chapter
Level: MSc complete. Looking for PhD supervisor-university-funding. Lovely 3-unknown variables equation.
Current work: further testing MSc data in search for something meaningful and perhaps publication-worthy.