Both the amount and quality of generated data are challenges personalized medicine must conquer to become the norm in practiced medicine.
Ahead of Pittcon 2015 in New Orleans, Editor-in-Chief Michelle Taylor spoke with experts from exhibiting companies to get their take on what to expect at both this year’s Pittcon as well as future Pittcons.
Visitors to New Orleans who have some pre-convention or post-convention time to spare will want to dive in to sample the iconic sights and sounds of this exciting city. Here’s a selection of must-see sights, restaurants and attractions to consider.
More than half of the U.S’s economic growth in the past 50 years has come from science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professions, creating more entrepreneurs than any other discipline in that time span. S2S is an organization that brings together professional corporations, resources, students and teachers to ensure a healthy scientific future for the world.
A new study found that rats show less stress when tickled before given an injection. This find could help refine laboratory animal care standards and improve the quality and validity of data collected from animals used in biomedical research.
Leonard Freedman believes the current challenges of data quality and reproducibility can be solved by implementing standards in life science research.
Lab-on-a-chip devices set the stage for the next wave of research to replace animal testing. Pioneer Donald Ingber detailed recent advancements made during his Keynote presentation this morning from SLAS 2015 in Washington D.C.
Pittcon 2015 unveils new discoveries in equipment and lab solutions that accelerate scientific research.
An integrated barcode labeling solution that can pull data from an entire company database can help increase productivity, efficiency and revenue.
Every application is different, from flow characteristics to chemical compatibility, so it’s important to choose the right coupling to ensure leak-free, accurate performance.
Evaporation is one of the most common tasks performed in a chemistry laboratory. But, how do you go about selecting the correct vacuum pump for your rotary evaporator? Or, if you already have a vacuum pump, how do you know whether it is well-suited for this application?
Women are less welcome than men in fields— including philosophy, physics, math and music composition— where brilliance is viewed as more important than effort.
We all rely on our mobile devices in one way or another, so why not for work, too? Here are some lab-based apps to help you navigate your busy day.
Ongoing advancements in medicine have propelled confocal microscopy into exciting new research areas.
As technology advances and robots become smarter, the science industry is experimenting with ways to integrate these autonomous systems.
Rethinking laboratory exhaust and ventilation, sharing resources and fume hood sash competitions are all components of designing and operating a successful sustainable lab.