An account is not needed when viewing a plasmid page. You would need to create a MolecularCloud account when posting a comment on any plasmid page.
All of your messaging history and updates can be tracked within the Management Center under My Messages. Here you can view and track all messages from...
Your deposited plasmid(s) pages.
All other plasmid pages within the repository.
Yes, you can post both comments and replies on your deposited plasmid pages. To view all these updates, simply navigate to your Management Center under My Plasmids Feed.(My Messages > My Plasmids Feed).
All new messages will appear as Notifications . From here you can view these messages within the Management Center under My Messages.
If the reply is about a comment posted on your deposited plasmid page
Navigate to (My Messages > My Plasmids Feed)
If the reply is about a comment posted on any other plasmid page within the repository
Navigate to (My Messages > My MolecularCloud Feed)
Whenever you see a post that is of interest, you can Like/Un-like the comment by clicking the icon.