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Go, Go Gadgets

by Katia Caporiccio
Continuous advances in mobile technology have been changing the way the modern world works. Make last-minute changes to a presentation on your way to a meeting, send reports back to the office while you’re at a conference or trade show, or even input data from an experiment into the LIMS directly at the bench.

Biotechnology Ranked the Happiest Career in America

by Katia Caporiccio
Last month, Forbes reported that a survey conducted by revealed that biotechnology employees were the happiest in their jobs, out of dozens of other professions in the United States. These results suggest that paychecks aren't

The Worst Interview Question (And How to Answer It)

by Katia Caporiccio
"What is your greatest weakness?" is probably the most dreaded interview question. Nobody's perfect, but the last place you'd want to talk about your faults is in a job interview. If you're on the hunt for a new job, be prepared for this dreaded...

Mallinckrodt Baker Acquired by New Mountain Capital

by Katia Caporiccio
Mallinckrodt Baker announced on September 1, 2010 that it has been acquired by an affiliate of New Mountain Capital, a New York-based private equity firm investing for long-term capital appreciation. The deal closed on Friday, August 27, 2010 at a...