One of the best practices we teach our students is to minimize waste when it comes to liquid reagents. Even the most dedicated lab rats can find themselves needing to make a few dilutions from time to time. The best way to do it is with a little creativity and a bit of practice. The following tips will help you get the most out of your liquid reagents:
You may also want to consider using a dilution calculator, especially if your experiments involve cell cultures or pelleted microorganisms.
The following tips will make your dilution a breeze and will ensure that you are the star of your lab.