January 20, 2016
Liquid handling

Artel Lab Report eBook – your guide to liquid handling data quality

When testing accuracy, precision and trueness of liquid handling instruments, how many data points should you test for each volume? Does pipetting technique impact data reproducibility and accuracy? How often should you calibrate your pipettes? Have you recently thought about your assays and how much variability in liquid handling they can tolerate? This eBook is intended to help users of pipettes and automated liquid handling systems find answers to questions just like these.
March 15, 2014

Lab Report 1: How Many Data Points

Human beings are creatures of habit We often seek stability and continuity and are wary of change. However, inspection, evaluation, and subsequent change are often necessary […]
March 10, 2014

Lab Report 2: Impact of Pipetting Technique

The pipette is a reliable precision instrument that has been used and trusted for many years. However, as with many forms of instrumentation, a pipette will […]
March 1, 2014

Lab Report 3: Pipette Use and Ergonomics

Any work environment including the laboratory, can be a source of ergonomic stress. Laboratorians that use pipettes frequently may find not only their health, but their proficiency […]