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October 22, 2012



Winning The Talent War

Since the end of the recession, the war for talent has raged anew in some laboratories. Laboratories in the petroleum, minerals, biotechnology, and other industries are actively recruiting experienced scientists, engineers, and technicians. However, simply screening large numbers of résumés will not enable your laboratory to win the talent war and hire the best candidates. This is because the war for talent is not the result of an overall skills shortage but rather a shortage of job candidates having the right combination of advanced skill sets laboratory managers require.

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 Featured Product

Erlab’s NEW Captair®Flow line 

The new Captair® Flow fume hoods are designed to protect samples handled in the enclosure using very low energy consumption. Air entering the enclosure is free of any external contamination and provides an ultra-clean work atmosphere, therefore, contamination sensitive samples are well protected.

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Precision Temperature Control at Your Fingertips!

Configured for use with Brookfield viscometers and rheometers, TC Series is comprised of 4 models, choice of digital or programmable controllers. Control heads swivel, adjusting to position that best suits operator, and menu-driven color touchscreen features "Help" button that provides user tips and information. Offering USB, Ethernet, and RS-232.

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 Featured Question and Discussions

Plenty of discussions are happening on LabWrench all the time. We have many questions come in daily from users that are seeking advice from fellow users and lab professionals. Can you help any of these users find the answers they are looking for?

Relaince 100 external and chamber dimension
Would someone know the external and internal size of the relaince 100 washer from steris. Trying to find info about labware washer with no success.
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Not Igniting
We are using Gas generators for the GC. Presently, it is not igniting. The system was coupled to gas cylinder and he had the sample problem. What do i do to get the system back on the bench?
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Low area count in CO2 peaks
My GC is reading the area count of CO2 standards peaks 10 to 50 times lower than they should be, What might be causing this? And what might be a possible solution?
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MaxQ4000 won't start
MaxQ4000 (model # SHKE4000) Found a burned diode (location D8) on the power/motor control pcb. Can anyone tell me the spec/part number of the diode? If not, can I get a quote for a new pcboard? The part number on the pcb is C229-312-00
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 Featured News

SHEL LAB Announces New Humidified Large Capacity CO2 Incubator
The 2428H also has a heated glass door that minimizes condensation, another potential source for contamination. This triple-paned glass door allows easy viewing of samples without having to open the incubator door, so samples can thrive in the stable environment within the chamber.
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Safe and Rapid Biological Sample Concentration
For laboratories looking for a safe, rapid and affordable sample concentrator for biological samples - Genevac reports on the significant operational benefits of their miVac sample concentrator compared to 'blowdown' evaporation systems.
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Flow Reactors Improve Process Reproducibility, Scalability & Yields
The FlowSyn™ range of integrated, flow reactor systems from Uniqsis Ltd. has been designed to handle everything from homogeneous single reactions to complex, multi-reagent reactions. A range of optional gas addition, microwave, low temperature and binary pump (4-channel) modules further enhance the operational versatility of the FlowSyn system.
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Carl Zeiss Introduces Lightsheet Z.1 LSFM Imaging System
The Microscopy business group at Carl Zeiss is presenting a new technology at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Lightsheet Z.1 provides biologists with a new method of imaging dynamic processes in living organisms.
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 Featured Apps

PerkinElmer Atomic Spectroscopy Capabilities

If you are interested in learning more about atomic spectroscopy instrumentation, you have come to the right place. Use this tool to learn about the differences between AA, ICP-OES, and ICP-MS technologies.

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Life Technologies CloningBench

Quickly find the right competent cell for your cloning application and order easily. Search for chemically competent or electrocompetent cells, desired transformation efficiency, specialized application or packaging format that suits your needs.

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