Practice makes perfect: Learn to micropipette in four short videos
Ah, the micropipette. This little marvel of engineering allows us to transfer minuscule volumes of liquid with unparalleled precision. Whether you’re a new science enthusiast or an educator guiding fledgling scientists, the art of pipetting can inspire both awe and, often, a little anxiety. This blog post is your gateway to conquering the pipette, weaving together four informative videos into a journey of micropipetting mastery. So, warm up your pipetting thumb, and let’s get the basics of molecular liquid handling, one short video at a time.
Step 1: Demystifying the Micropipette
First things first, let’s break the ice with our “What is a Micropipette?” video. Meet the micropipette, your precision partner for accurate and efficient liquid handling in molecular biology.
Step 2: Choosing Your Pipetting Partner
Feeling overwhelmed by choice? Our “Choosing the Right Pipette” video is your compass. We’ll navigate the different pipette features and specifications, from fixed volume to variable volume, guiding you towards the perfect match for your specific lab needs and tasks.
Step 3: Pipetting Like a Pro – Mastering the Technique
Now, let’s get down to the action with our “How to Micropipette Like a Pro” video. This is where we roll up our sleeves and delve into the essential steps of proper pipetting technique. From aspirating to dispensing, we’ll break it down into 5 easy steps, guiding you along the way.
Step 4: Level Up Your Pipetting Skills
But the journey doesn’t end there! Our last video in this micropipetting series unlocks a treasure trove of additional resources to take your skills to the next level. We’re talking practice activities, engaging video tutorials, and even micropipetting art to move full STEAM ahead!
So, whether you’re a wide-eyed lab newbie or a seasoned scientist seeking to refine your pipetting skills, this playlist is your ultimate companion. Hit play, grab your pipette, and let’s embark on this pipetting journey together!
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