Cover Story |  Volume 14 - Issue 4  |  May 2019

Agile Spaces

Effective design solutions for lab and technical facilities

Sections

Products in Action

Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 Gas Chromatography Headspace Autosampler

Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 Gas Chromatography Headspace Autosampler

Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 Gas Chromatography Headspace Autosampler

Drive laboratory productivity with the innovative Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 Gas Chromatography Headspace Autosampler

Solis Balances

Solis Balances

Solis Balances

Solis analytical balances provide an outstanding solution for a variety of lab applications

INTEGRA Offers Hands-Free Multichannel Pipetting

INTEGRA Offers Hands-Free Multichannel Pipetting

INTEGRA Offers Hands-Free Multichannel Pipetting

Using any INTEGRA electronic multichannel pipette, this compact system offers laboratory automation at an affordable price

Lab Design and Furnishings

Agile Spaces

Agile Spaces

Agile Spaces

Effective design solutions for lab and technical facilities

Cannabis Lab Design

Cannabis Lab Design

Cannabis Lab Design

The unique security, regulation, and instrumentation requirements of a cannabis testing lab

Ask Linda: Overseeing a Lab Expansion

Ask Linda: Overseeing a Lab Expansion

Ask Linda: Overseeing a Lab Expansion

Expanding your laboratory space allows you to better serve your team and ensures research goals are being met

Linda's Lab: Lab Design

Linda's Lab: Lab Design

Linda's Lab: Lab Design

Bigger projects and changing research means Linda and her benchmates need to redesign their lab

Research-Specific Labs

Innovative Design Key to World-Renowned Facility’s Success

Innovative Design Key to World-Renowned Facility’s Success

Innovative Design Key to World-Renowned Facility’s Success

The Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB) is world-renowned for a variety of reasons

In Focus

Laboratory Gas Generators Keep Up with Increasing Demands for Cannabis Testing

Laboratory Gas Generators Keep Up with Increasing Demands for Cannabis Testing

Laboratory Gas Generators Keep Up with Increasing Demands for Cannabis Testing

Nitrogen and hydrogen gases are essential for different analytical techniques used to assess cannabis potency and safety

Setting Up Your New Lab Like a CEO

Setting Up Your New Lab Like a CEO

Setting Up Your New Lab Like a CEO

Between managing finances, purchasing equipment, and hiring staff, setting up a new laboratory requires you to operate with a business mindset

Leadership and Staffing

Transitioning to Management

Transitioning to Management

Transitioning to Management

The challenges, pitfalls, and rewards

Lab Health and Safety

Avoiding UV Light Hazards in the Lab

Avoiding UV Light Hazards in the Lab

Avoiding UV Light Hazards in the Lab

UV light equipment in biological safety cabinets, germicidal lamps, transluminators, and Wood’s lamps can all have harmful effects

How it Works

How Automated Liquid Handling Systems for qPCR Set-Up Work

How Automated Liquid Handling Systems for qPCR Set-Up Work

How Automated Liquid Handling Systems for qPCR Set-Up Work

Avoiding cross-contamination during manual qpcr set-up is essential for reliable results, but can be a tedious, time-consuming process

INSIGHTS

Automating Cell Culture for Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibody Development

Automating Cell Culture for Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibody Development

Automating Cell Culture for Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibody Development

Advances in automation eliminate the tedious, time-consuming aspects of cell culture and cell line development

Laboratory Technology

Solutions for Cell Culture and Automated Liquid Handling

Solutions for Cell Culture and Automated Liquid Handling

Solutions for Cell Culture and Automated Liquid Handling

Lab Manager features some instruments designed to improve liquid handling accuracy and precision

Ask the Expert

Miniaturization: A 'Renaissance' for Mass Spectrometers

Miniaturization: A 'Renaissance' for Mass Spectrometers

Miniaturization: A 'Renaissance' for Mass Spectrometers

Dr. Christopher Brown is a co-founder, VP, and CTO of 908 Devices Inc. (Boston, MA).

Product Focus

How Casework Arrangement Can Improve Lab Space

How Casework Arrangement Can Improve Lab Space

How Casework Arrangement Can Improve Lab Space

A lab’s casework—benches, cabinets, and tables—forms the foundation of research projects

In Centrifugation, Samples and Materials Must Work Together

In Centrifugation, Samples and Materials Must Work Together

In Centrifugation, Samples and Materials Must Work Together

It’s worth the trouble to match the optimal centrifuge tubes with a particular application.

Essential Oils Meet Analytical Chemistry

Essential Oils Meet Analytical Chemistry

Essential Oils Meet Analytical Chemistry

There has been a major push for standardization and quality control, notably through the use of gas chromatography-mass spectrometry