Author: Jen Ellis

The LabRoots Laboratory Animal Sciences Virtual Conference is right around the corner! We are proud to announce the remarkable keynote speakers for this conference. These speakers will be discussing the optimization of the reproducibility of animal studies as well as the optimization of the conduct and implementation of animal studies. Register today to save your...

Welcome to the New Year! For LabRoots, the New Year brings the launch of our new Trending newsletter by category! Beginning in January, the Trending newsletter will get a face-lift. Our general Trending newsletter will still be coming to you two days per week. In order to offer you added information and news on the...

LabRoots just got back from attending the Clinical Expo at AACC2015 in Atlanta. What a success! The American Association of Clinical Chemistry organized a wonderful conference this year, with fantastic speakers and a convention center full of companies showcasing new products and innovative technologies. We enjoyed learning about the new technologies brought to the Clinical...

LabRoots will be exhibiting at the annual American Association for Clinical Chemistry meeting in Atlanta July 26-30. We are always excited to join the other great companies at this meeting and be a part of bringing very informative and cutting edge information to attendees. The AACC 2015 meeting is a leading event for laboratory medicine worldwide....

LabRoots just spent the last three days in New Orleans, LA at the American Society for Microbiology annual meeting for 2015. It was a pleasure to participate in the conference as an exhibitor and to meet so many great people and companies! asm2015 highlighted the central role of microbes in our world. Diverse areas of microbiology...

We are proud to announce the new LabRoots website! The new site design features a bigger, bolder, fresher look and streamlined functionality to give our users quick access to the items they are looking for. Some of the new site improvements include enhanced navigation experience, BioConference Live Virtual Events & Webinars listing for easy browsing,...

Why are some parents reluctant to have their children vaccinated? According to one study, it may be a matter of poor public relations on the part of practitioners and drug companies. The issue of vaccination hesitancy and refusal often makes headlines in the media and worries health authorities. A new study by Dr. Anat Gesser-Edelsburg, Dr....

At the end of 2014 the British government released a frightening report about antibiotic-resistant superbugs. The report says higher rates of drug-resistant bacterial infections could result in 10 million deaths a year by 2050 and calculated the financial toll to be $100 trillion. Antibiotic-resistant infections are rising and foiling efforts to reduce death rates in developing...

Dog lovers would be the first to agree that these faithful companions know when their human friends are happy or sad. Those who have a dog in their lives are completely convinced that their beloved pets are in tune with their moods and ready to comfort at any time. Scientific research however has never been...

For the first time, living bacteria have been captured by X-ray, researchers report. Researchers from Uppsala University are working at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, Calif, which is operated by Stanford University. This discovery, which offers a fresh way to view active biological samples, could lead to X-ray forays into mechanisms integral...