Laboratory techniques
A laboratory (/ləˈbɒrətəri/ or /ˈlæbərətri/; informally, lab) is a facility that provides controlled conditions in which scientific or technological research, experiments, and measurement may be perf...
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Award-Winning Footage Of The Microsopic World Around Us
This year’s Nikon Small World Motion Photomicrography Competition has given us a fascinating glimpse into the realm of the extremely tiny. Watch a flea giving birth and a zebrafish embryo developing i...
Advanced Microscopy Shows A Cell Move in 3D
Watch a cell move inside a body in stunning 3D detail. (via Seeker)
Growing human body parts in labs sounds like a myth, but scientists are making it a reality
Growing human body parts in labs sounds like a myth, but scientists are making it a reality. Be sure to follow How Close Are We? for more episodes like this!
These Stunning Microscope Photos Reveal A Universe Beyond Our Reach
This year's Nikon Small World finalist photos are some of the most beautiful we've ever seen. The world we see every day is just one view of life on Earth. But microscope photography — which can recor...
Oxford Nanopore Technologies
Brief explanation of Oxford Nanopore's Sequencing Technology. This technology will be used for Human Microbiome Analysis ,especially in relation to cancer.
Nanotechnology Offers New Approach To Increasing Storage Ability Of Dielectric Capacitors
Nanotechnology offers new approach to increasing storage ability of dielectric capacitors. For Back to the Future fans, this week marked a milestone that took three decades to reach. Oct. 21, 2015, w...
UCLA Physicists Determine The Three-Dimensional Positions Of Individual Atoms For The First Time
Atoms are the building blocks of all matter on Earth, and the patterns in which they are arranged dictate how strong, conductive or flexible a material will be. Now, scientists at UCLA have used a pow...
Technology transforms Cell Phone Into High-Powered Microscope
New technology that transforms a cell phone into a powerful, mobile microscope could significantly improve malaria diagnoses and treatment in developing countries that often lack the resources to addr...
Heating And Cooling With Light Leads To Ultrafast DNA Diagnostics
The PCR test, which amplifies a single copy of a DNA sequence to produce thousands to millions of copies, has become vital in genomics applications, ranging from cloning research to forensic analysis ...
Better DNA Hair Analysis For Catching Criminals
A simple, lower-cost new method for DNA profiling of human hairs developed by the University of Adelaide should improve opportunities to link criminals to serious crimes. The researchers have modified...
New Electron Microscopes Will Capture Images At Subnanometer Resolution
Rice University, renowned for nanoscale science, has installed microscopes that will allow researchers to peer deeper than ever into the fabric of the universe. The Titan Themis scanning/transmission ...
New Microscope Technique Could Speed Identification Of Deadly Bacteria
A new way of rapidly identifying bacteria, which requires a slight modification to a simple microscope, may change the way doctors approach treatment for patients who develop potentially deadly infect...
Researchers Build New Fermion Microscope
Fermions are the building blocks of matter, interacting in a multitude of permutations to give rise to the elements of the periodic table. Without fermions, the physical world would not exist. Example...
Sensors Cleaned by Light Could Drop Costs of Detecting Pollution or Disease
Scientists in Italy have engineered a cheap and simple electrochemical sensor that cleans itself when exposed to ultraviolet light. Their system offers a route towards self-cleaning electrodes with my...
Electrophoresis
electrophoresis.
Air-free technique
Air-free techniques refer to a range of manipulations in the chemistry laboratory for the handling of compounds that are air-sensitive. These techniques prevent the compounds from reacting with compon...
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Chemical test
In chemistry, a chemical test is a qualitative or quantitative procedure designed to prove the existence of, or to quantify, a chemical compound or chemical group with the aid of a specific reagent.
Chromatography
Chromatography (/ˌkroʊməˈtɒɡrəfi/; from Greek χρῶμα chroma "color" and γράφειν graphein "to write") is the collective term for a set of laboratory techniques for the separation of mixtures.The mixture...
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Distillation
Distillation is a process of separating the component substances from a liquid mixture by selective evaporation and condensation. Distillation may result in essentially complete separation (nearly pur...
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Electrophoresis
Electrophoresis is the motion of dispersed particles relative to a fluid under the influence of a spatially uniform electric field. This electrokinetic phenomenon was observed for the first time in 18...
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Microscopy
Microscopy is the technical field of using microscopes to viewing objects and areas of objects that cannot be seen with the naked eye (objects that are not within the resolution range of the normal ey...
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Polymerase chain reaction
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a technology in molecular biology used to amplify a single copy or a few copies of a piece of DNA across several orders of magnitude, generating thousands to mil...
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Protein-protein interaction
Protein–protein interactions (PPIs) refer to intentional physical contacts established between two or more proteins as a result of biochemical events and/or electrostatic forces.In fact, proteins are ...
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Centrifugation
Centrifugation is a process which involves the use of the centrifugal force for the sedimentation of heterogeneous mixtures with a centrifuge, used in industry and in laboratory settings. This process...
Flow cytometry
In biotechnology, flow cytometry is a laser-based, biophysical technology employed in cell counting, cell sorting, biomarker detection and protein engineering, by suspending cells in a stream of fluid...
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Instrumental analysis
Instrumental analysis is a field of analytical chemistry that investigates analytes using scientific instruments.
Spectroscopy measures the interaction of the molecules with electromagnetic radiat...
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