DIY Lab Equipment

Bioengineers Develop a 20-Cent, Hand-Powered Blood Centrifuge

by Stanford University

Stanford bioengineers have developed an ultra-low-cost, human-powered blood centrifuge. With rotational speeds of up to 125,000 revolutions per minute, the device separates blood plasma from red cells in 1.5 minutes, no electricity required

Building Lab Instruments One Block at a Time

by Sarah Nightingale-University of California Riverside News Office

3D-printed, Lego-like system developed at UCR can be used by researchers, students, and clinicians to build lab tools easily and affordably