June 2019

April 10 was the opening day of our 4th Annual Molecular Diagnostics Virtual Event, which highlighted current research findings concerning digital biosensors, next-generation sequencing, and best practices for laboratories to survive the complexities of these technological advancements. Watch any of the webinars On-Demand and explore exhibitor and poster halls at your convenience. Participate in the...

June 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and has been designated as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) awareness month to honor the uprising that occurred on June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn. The gay bar, located on Christopher Street in Greenwich Village, was raided by the police because homosexual...

The LabRoots' 2019 Spring Scholarship welcomed applications from students around the world, seeking support for research projects, travel expenses, and training supplies associated with their academic pursuits in one of the STEM fields. We would like to congratulate Kathryn Waite as this Spring's scholarship winner! Kathryn will be studying Chemistry and Pre-Med at the University of North Carolina...

Communication. Connection. Collaboration. During a traditional science conference, the day(s) are filled with speakers reporting on their current findings and research with short question-and-answer sessions afterward; there might be 20-25 speakers making it impossible to attend every presentation. The most valuable part of any conference--networking, collaborating, and connecting with fellow scientists--is limited due to time constraints. In...