Laboratories remain slow to adopt protocols and technologies that can improve and standardize temperature control in biomaterial sample handling and preservation.
PCR technologies, both real-time and digital, show significant promise for growth in the future.
Smartphones have the ability to be as transformative in the lab as they have been in our personal lives.
With the holiday’s right around the corner, the editors of LabOutlook thought you may be in need of some great gift ideas for the special past, present or future geek in your life (or for yourself).
As technology has grown, so too has the need for collaborative, flexible laboratories that integrate a full range of technological, business and cultural components.
The mission of one research and teaching laboratory is simple: build the next generation of engineers, while also building next-gen wireless communication solutions.
Teraflop supercomputers, terabyte storage systems and gibabit networks all support academic research.
Good leadership and safety programs can help post-academics adjust to the rigorous standards of an industrial lab.
A new industry-academia collaborative, open innovation lab in the nation's automotive capital is hoping to give a boost to the green car industry.
A formally small RNA facility in Albany has expanded into a collaborative laboratory with almost 400 researchers nationwide.
Laboratory washers, cleaning consumables and waste programs help keep the laboratory contamination-free.
While not even a half-decade yet, the 2010s have managed to leave quite an impression already. These past few headline-grabbing years may have stirred up more questions than answers, though— like, how do we handle climate change and all nature throws our way? How are we going to feed an overpopulated world with diminishing resources? What should our space goals be, and how can we obtain these and other goals with reduced funding?
Improvements in pipetting performance in the past 40 years have allowed scientists to obtain more accurate and precise data.
Technological advancements in laboratory balances drive the instrument forward in previously unserved industries.
Technological advancements have made it faster, easier and safer to monitor and analyze water according to increasingly stringent guidelines.