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Cover Story |  Volume 16 - Issue 6  |  July 2021

The Power of Diversity

Different experiences and perspectives bring new ideas and solutions to the lab

Sections

Leadership and Staffing

The Power of Diversity in the Lab

The Power of Diversity in the Lab

Different experiences and perspectives bring new ideas and solutions to the lab  

Three Keys to Improve Equity in the Lab

Three Keys to Improve Equity in the Lab

While diversity efforts have been going on in many organizations for years, equity and inclusion are newer efforts and can be challenging for many lab managers

Modeling Inclusive Behaviors to Build Trust with Staff

Modeling Inclusive Behaviors to Build Trust with Staff

Lab managers should model inclusive behaviors to create a trusting environment where all employees can succeed

Labs Less Ordinary

‘Laser Lab’ Prioritizes DEI Initiatives to Benefit Research

‘Laser Lab’ Prioritizes DEI Initiatives to Benefit Research

The Laboratory for Laser Energetics is actively engaged in diversity, equity, and inclusion programs in an effort to evolve and conduct high-impact research

Business Management

Addressing the Science Gender Gap

Addressing the Science Gender Gap

What a metrics-driven approach can do for female career progression

Calibration and Qualification of Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry Instruments

Calibration and Qualification of Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry Instruments

The more complex the instrument, the more important it is to consult with the vendor

Lab Design and Furnishings

An Inclusive Design Process for Breakthrough Research

An Inclusive Design Process for Breakthrough Research

Thoughtful, creative lab design presents opportunities for all lab staff to work at their highest level

Multimedia

Fundamentals of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Fundamentals of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

A powerful technique for analyzing molecular structure

Lab Health and Safety

Preparing for a Health and Safety Compliance Audit

Preparing for a Health and Safety Compliance Audit

A step-by-step guide for the safety audit process and how to be prepared

INSIGHTS

The Importance of Diversity in Pharmacogenomics

The Importance of Diversity in Pharmacogenomics

Pharmacogenomics is a powerful tool with the potential to enhance precision medicine

How it Works

Lab Startups

Lab Startups

A guide before you begin

Ask the Expert

Technology and Trends in Biophysical Characterization

Technology and Trends in Biophysical Characterization

Venu Vandavasi, PhD, discusses the changes he is witnessing in the technology and applications for biophysical characterization of molecules in this Q&A

Product Focus

Centrifuges: Common Errors for Novice Users to Avoid

Centrifuges: Common Errors for Novice Users to Avoid

Three of the most common errors that fresh scientists make when they’re learning the ropes of centrifugation and how to avoid them

IC: Sensitivity and Accuracy in Water Purity Analysis

IC: Sensitivity and Accuracy in Water Purity Analysis

Using ion chromatography to measure inorganic ions in drinking water

Industrial Applications of Moisture Analyzers

Industrial Applications of Moisture Analyzers

Controlling water content is important in a variety of industries

Expanding Diagnostic Applications of NMR Spectroscopy

Expanding Diagnostic Applications of NMR Spectroscopy

The application of NMR in diagnostics is broadening in scope, such that it may be used in other areas in the frontline health care industry

Products in Action

OHAUS MB120 Moisture Analyzer

OHAUS MB120 Moisture Analyzer

The MB120 is OHAUS' flagship and most fully featured moisture analyzer, and is well equipped to handle routine and sophisticated measurements