Perspective On: A Mobile Training Lab

Launched in 2006 in part to solidify North Carolina's standing as a national biotech hub, the BioNetwork mobile laboratory is...

Perspective On: A Food Testing Lab

The U.S. imports food from more than 150 countries and territories. Much of it is fresh produce and seafood, which can carry ...

Perspective On: A Contract Lab

Contract labs perform scientific research and testing on one or more components of projects for external clients. Contracts c...

Perspective On: An Environmental Lab

Lab manager Larry Decker's TestAmerica environmental lab in Connecticut is where he and his staff analyze thousands of soil, ...

Perspective On: A Forensics Lab

Its a little like the hit CBS show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation–a team of experts solving crime by examining pieces o...

Producing Fuels from Plants

The U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Research Center does everything from chemical and biochemical analyses to bioengine...

Risky Research

An interview with Rachel Wilson, Ph.D., assistant professor of neurobiology, Harvard Medical School.