Laboratory Equipment Blog

Micro Injection Setup 101

Posted: Monday, April 29, 2013

When it comes to setting up microinjection systems, the options appear endless. The pictures below give some broad suggestions on how you might set up your own system. Keep in mind that many parts are interchangeable depending on your needs or preferences.

Line Up! (Reading a Vernier Scale)

Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013

The vernier scale was invented by French mathematician Pierre Vernier in 1631 as an upgrade on Pedro Nunes' measurement system for precision astrolobes. With a main scale and a sliding secondary scale, a vernier is used for making precise measurements.