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Lab Manager's 10th Annual Salary & Job Satisfaction Survey Results
The results of this year's survey highlight consistent trends, with an overall increase in employee satisfaction.
2016 Shakers Survey Results
Learn the top ten features readers’ readers look for and more from our latest shaker survey results.
Spotlight on PerkinElmer's Mobile Fuel Analysis Lab
Located in an IndyCar Series semi-trailer used by the race series’ Technical Inspection Group, PerkinElmer’s mobile fuel analysis lab is certainly well-traveled.
Leadership and Staffing
Best Practices for Limiting Access to Your Lab
Security has always been one of the most important—and often challenging—issues facing laboratory managers.
Seeding Labs Program Empowers Global Research
Meeting global scientists' equipment needs in a scalable, sustainable way
September 2016 Technology News
The latest equipment, instruments, and system introductions to the laboratory market.
Distek's New Single-Use Bioreactor System Allows for An Easy Transition
System allows lab workers to switch to single-use format, yet continue to use their current equipment
Lab Health and Safety
Improving Clinical Specimen Management
Across health care and drug development, experts need advanced tools to manage specimens and their associated data
Food Science: Testing for Microbes, Pesticides, and Fakes
Food contaminants and adulterants fall under many categories, all with significant potential to adversely affect brands, profits, and health
Ask the Expert
Dr. Susan Rae Anderson on Trends in GC
Dr. Susan Rae Anderson is an independent consultant in analytical chemistry at S.R. Anderson Consulting (formerly Olin Corporation).
Nandan Shah on Trends in Clinical Informatics
Nandan Shah, director, clinical development and regulatory affairs at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, talks to contributing editor Tanuja Koppal, PhD, about the big trends that are likely to impact informatics and data analysis in the clinical world.
Down-proofing Your HPLC & UHPLC Systems
Maintaining laboratory instrumentation often involves balancing in-house expertise, downtime, and the cost of outside services
Microplate Readers for Cell-Based Assays
For cell-based assays, the imaging perspective can make a big difference in the results.
Improving Energy Efficiency in Cold Storage Systems
Better refrigerants and best practices improve energy efficiency
The Next Generation of ELNs
The industry is witnessing a shift toward the next generation of ELNs
How it Works
How a Vessel Decontamination System Works
There are other conventional methods available to clean vessels (dish machines, etc.) but none of them bring a significant improvement in terms of purity, cost, and lead time savings.