ISBN 9788188237067,At The Bench: A Laboratory Navigato

At The Bench: A Laboratory Navigato



I K International Pvt. Ltd

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788188237067

ISBN-10 818823706X

Paper Back

Language (English)

Laboratory techniques, experiments

At the Bench is a unique and greatly successful handbook for living and working in the laboratory, an essential aid to understanding basic lab techniques and how research groups work at a human level. In this newly revised edition, chapters have been rewritten to accommodate the impact of computer technology and the Internet, not only on the acquisition and analysis of data, but also on its organization and presentation. Alternatives to the use of radiation have been expanded, and figures and illustrations have been redrawn to reflect changes in laboratory equipment and procedures. Contents Section 1. Getting Oriented: General Lab Organization and Procedures / Laboratory Setup and Equipment / Getting Started and Staying Organized / Section 2. Plotting a Course: How To Set Up an experiment /Laboratory Notebooks / Presenting Yourself and Your Data / Section 3. Navigating: Making Reagents and Buffers / Storage and Disposal / Working without Contamination / Eukaryotic Cell Culture / Bacteria / DNA, RNA, and Protein / Radioactivity / Centrifugation / Electrophoresis / The Light Microscope / Glossary / Index