These were a series of posts I put together for my students to introduce scientific manuscript-writing in a more formal way as opposed to the typical trial by fire method.
Writing the Introduction
Writing the Abstract
Writing Other Things You Didn’t Know You Have to Include
Peer Review and Revisions
Highly Recommended Reading:
Colin Purrington has some great posts on the subject as well. Check out his post ‘Writing Science Papers‘. He also has great advice for Designing Conference Posters, Giving Research Talks and Maintaining a Lab Notebook.