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February 22, 2019
What Does Cloud-Based Temperature Monitoring Do?
75% of laboratory errors occur in the handling and processing phase of a specimen. Human error is the main factor that creates blunders in the lab setting. Collection methods and psychological factors of the person performing the process are two examples. Staffing would be needed around the clock for settings that require temperature monitoring; this introduces theRead More
February 15, 2019
Smart Lab: How IoT Healthcare Devices Will Improve Medical Research Labs
The “Internet of Things” has been growing at a stunning rate. Some experts have estimated more than 20 billion devices will be connected by 2020. There are already more devices connected to the IoT than there are people on the planet. The sheer expansiveness of the IoT has meant no field has been left untouched. Healthcare isRead More
February 8, 2019
Temperatures and Medical Cannabis Growing: From Seedling to Harvest
The marijuana industry created an estimated $34 billion economic impact in 2018. Legal sales of marijuana are expected to increase from $10 billion in 2018 to $20 billion by 2022, according to the Marijuana Business Fact Book. This means that more and more legal growers (under strict governmental regulations) will be on the American horizon seeking the best indoorRead More
January 25, 2019
Measure for Measure: What is Calibration and Why Is It Important for Your Lab?
The word “calibrate” dates back only a couple hundred years, but the concept of calibration is actually far older. Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia had their own systems of calibration that they used in construction. Today, calibration is often used in research labs to ensure accurate data. But what is calibration, how does it work, and why doesRead More
January 18, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About Over-the-Air Updates
In 2017, it was estimated that more than 9 billion Wi-Fi-enabled devices were in use. That’s more than one device for every person on the planet, including children and babies. And the number has only grown since that time. Whilst easy access to Wi-Fi has made our browsing habits much easier to satisfy, it has also had aRead More
January 11, 2019
VFC Data Loggers: Are Your Data Loggers VFC-Compliant?
In 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) changed the vaccine storage requirements for Vaccines for Children (VFC) program providers. The reason behind this change is clear. Review and access to temperature logs are critical. Without them, you cannot determine whether vaccines are at the correct temperature. Proper data logs are also essential for assessingRead More
January 4, 2019
Your Guide to Choosing an Instrument Calibration Services Provider
As someone who works in a controlled lab, you appreciate the attention to detail. Running your daily operations is a matter of accuracy and efficiency. When you consider outsourcing for instrument calibration, you know to take the matter seriously. You need to hire an instrument calibration provider you can truly trust. Certifications in calibration services are only partRead More
December 28, 2018
A Guide to Safe Medical and Lab Refrigeration Storage
Refrigeration revolutionized modern life. However, this innovation meant much more than keeping milk and meat from spoiling. Modern refrigeration has also allowed for great changes in the medical industry. Today, medical laboratories almost always use some kind of refrigeration. This allows for the storage of samples, as well as reagents and other tools used inRead More
December 21, 2018
Using a Wireless Temperature Monitoring System For Your Restaurant
Talk to anyone who knows anything about food and they’ll tell you that bacteria can run wild between 40° and 140°. If you leave your food within this threshold, there’s no telling what can happen to it or what you’ll end up serving customers. You need a wireless temperature monitoring system to ensure that you keepRead More
December 14, 2018
How to Build Your HACCP Plan
Almost 50 million people in the U.S. get sick with food poisoning each year, and 3,000 people actually die from it. However, you can help prevent food poisoning in your industry, and a HACCP plan can help. With these plans, every step from production to finished product is covered. Forming a plan ensures that your team is allRead More