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Recent Articles

Designing Labs for Lean Operation

Designing Labs for Lean Operation

December 6, 2013

The design, layout, and placement of laboratories have significant impact on lab processes, behaviors, and communications. A ...

Leaning Toward Lean?

July 14, 2010

Although the basic concepts and techniques of Lean are straightforward, adapting them to a particular lab situation and integ...

Thinking Lean

August 31, 2009

While it might sound like some sort of fad diet, lean in the context of business improvement refers to a specific methodology...