Designing a Lab

Volume 12 Issue 6 | July 2017

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Cover Story

Featured Articles


Lab Design and Furnishings

Research-Specific Labs

Business Management

Leadership and Staffing

Laboratory Technology

Lab Health and Safety


Ask the Expert

Product Focus


Ask the Expert

Improvements in Liquid Chromatography

Wolfgang Peti, PhD, professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Arizona, talks to contributing editor Tanuja Koppal, PhD, about the recent developments in chromatography techniques.

Product Focus


Product Focus

Product Focus


What Do Balance Users Have to Say?

Choosing the correct balance for your application, or a series of balances that suit all of your application needs, is the first step in good lab weighing practices.

How it Works

Oil-Free Vacuum Pumps for GC-MS

A critical feature of every mass spectrometry system is its vacuum apparatus, which creates the vacuum in which ions get separated for counting

Determining End Point During Laboratory Freeze Drying

Freeze drying, or lyophilizing, is an ideal method for evaporating or drying a heat sensitive sample, but it can be difficult to determine when the freeze drying process has reached complete dryness, or “end point.”