The new year is just around the corner so this is a great time to prepare for a fresh start in 2023. Our team recently presented a 3-part webinar..
Cytokines-mediated signaling is a primary way of immune system communication. The common gamma-chain family of cytokines is a set of six cytokines..
Are you still going to multiple vendor websites to check pricing and availability? Then the Quartzy Shop is where you should be searching! Browse..
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CONSIDERATIONS FOR DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER SAMPLING APPLICATIONS There are a lot of considerations when choosing a sample collection device for..
Every scientist knows the value of an electronic lab notebook (ELN). It’s a powerful alternative to a traditional notebook, designed to record and..
Support is at the core of everything we do at Quartzy. With the supply chain still strained and orders often delayed or even backordered, dealing..
introduction Electrophoresis allows the proteins separated by SDS-PAGE to be transfered from the gel onto a membrane by electrophoretic transfer. In..
Running a lab involves more than conducting scientific research. Breakthrough discoveries depend on complete organizational effectiveness. While lab..
Placing an order for lab supplies can often feel like a shot in the dark, especially today when supply chain issues threaten reliability and timely..
introduction Western blotting is widely used today in molecular biology, biochemistry and cell biology to detect specific proteins of interest from..
Many of the world’s biggest advancements in healthcare, from antibiotics to chemotherapeutics, originated from research at the Yale School of..
The pandemic has created supply chain issues that have hurt nearly every industry. From low availability of raw materials to labor shortages in..
Back in the spring of 2020, when supply chain shortages first cropped up as a result of the growing COVID-19 pandemic, labs braced for the worst but..
Do you frequently use Quartzy? Are you passionate about improving the efficiency of your lab? If so, then you may be interested in joining our..
In the early stages of the pandemic, supply chains underwent a stress-test like none other before. Pushed beyond their operational limits, entire..
Science never stops—especially during a pandemic. Our customers are doing vital work every day, working on cures for diseases, developing innovative..
Few would have predicted that the greatest threat to humanity in the 21st century would be something that we can’t even see. With powerful tools such..
As a scientist, discovering that you’ve used your last pipette is more than just a hiccup. It’s an unplanned, and potentially extensive, delay to..
Historically, lab supply distribution has been a largely opaque business. Lab managers and researchers would place orders and hope for the best...
People often come to know Quartzy for one or two of our modules. For some users, it’s all about the shop ecommerce feature. Others, meanwhile, use..
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on nearly every aspect of life over the last 18+ months can’t be overstated. And the effects on research labs has..
For life science organizations to develop innovative therapies and life-changing medical products, efficiency is critical. Finance departments, for..
Pandemics present a unique civic challenge for public health officials. How do you monitor infection levels in large groups of people who are very..
The Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center (CEDAR), housed within the Knight Cancer Institute, is part of the Oregon Health & Science..
On April 13, 2021 we gathered a few of the best and brightest in the industry to talk about the current challenges surrounding the supply chain. You..
Whether you are a scientist at a food technology company working on a new innovative sweetener based on proteins or a member of a lab building..
Quartzy’s unique solution combining SaaS and e-commerce has transformed laboratory operations for organizations globally, ranging from academic labs..
Could you look at an unknown seed and describe what kind of tree it will grow into? When developing new drugs, medicinal chemists are often given the..
Safety is always critical for lab researchers and scientists. Extra safety precautions should be taken when corrosives are being used. For labs using..
To all our Quartzy users, supporters, and the research community, An important change is coming to Quartzy: We are going to start charging businesses..
Immunofluorescence imaging is a useful laboratory technique for visualizing tissue structure, protein localization, and many other features of..
It’s no secret Quartzy works with the best suppliers in the industry. As part of the Quartzy marketing team, keeping up with their current happenings..
COVID-19. Social distancing. Self-quarantine. We are all too familiar with these terms that are synonymous with the global pandemic happening all..
Sterile cell culture practice is key to avoid contamination by microorganisms, which would then interfere with the integrity of your cell system and..
Whether you’ve just moved your lab into a new building, a new country, or are starting your own group or lab for the first time, setting up the work..
The human immune response is a complex and dynamic system involving several different cell types and hundreds of signaling molecules and pathways...
When I was applying to graduate school I was under the impression that after obtaining my PhD there were two options: start a postdoctoral position..
In Cell viability assays: MTT assay application and protocol, we discussed the most commonly used cell viability assay. We will now look..
Cloning is a ubiquitous multi-step technique in molecular biology labs. We have previously discussed restriction digestion and ligation, so it’s time..
Cloning is a ubiquitous multi-step technique in molecular biology labs, and involves inserting a target gene (insert) into a circular,..
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