September 23, 2013

The Effect of One Microliter

And Why Microliters Matter Pharmaceutical processes typically take place on the scale of gallons or liters, even tens of thousands of liters.  So why would anyone worry […]
September 23, 2013

Liquid Delivery Accuracy Advisor: Solutions to Your Liquid Handling Issues

It is absolutely critical to verify that the amount of liquid transferred from well-to-well is accurate across the plate, for all steps. Some assumptions, like habits, […]
September 23, 2013

Comparing Calibration Technologies for Liquid Handling Quality Assurance

The use of high-quality precision liquid handling instruments throughout the drug discovery, testing and production processes has tended to give scientists a sense of confidence in […]
September 23, 2013

Ratiometric Photometry for Pipette Calibration

Method Critical for Low-volume Measurement For Linco Diagnostic Services (www.lincodiagnostics.com), quality assurance is critical. Performing functions such as bioanalytical services and clinical trials for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, […]
September 23, 2013

The Role of Automation in Liquid Delivery Quality Assurance

The word “calibration” often conjures up negative images, especially in IVD development and manufacturing, where regulations mandate that laboratories and production plants have regular calibration procedures […]
September 23, 2013

Ratiometric Photometry Improves Laboratory Quality Assurance

New Methodology Accurately and Precisely Verifies Low Volume Liquid Delivery Laboratories often assume that their liquid handling instruments, from pipettes to automated liquid handlers, are operating […]
September 23, 2013

Transferability of Pipet Calibrations and Proficiency of Operators: Prerequisites for Method Validations and Method Transfers

Data quality and integrity are among the most important issues for any laboratory, and one of the most obvious ways to maintain quality in a laboratory […]
September 23, 2013

When Times Are Tough, Train, Train, Train!

How to Implement Pipetting Technique Training to Improve Laboratory Quality Staff members are critical laboratory assets. Not only are laboratory technicians directly involved in producing test […]
September 23, 2013

Minimizing Liquid Delivery Risk: Pipetting Technique as Source of Error

For laboratory quality assurance, all critical tasks must be standardized, including liquid handling. Laboratory liquid handling quality assurance programs commonly focus on pipette calibration, repair and maintenance, […]
September 23, 2013

Pipette Calibration System Minimizes Pipetting Error, Strengthens Data Integrity

Pipetting microliter volumes of liquid has become one of the most frequently performed laboratory procedures. The speed, convenience and cost benefits of microliter‑volume, air‑displacement pipettes drive the […]