When was the last time you thought about your pipetting technique after you first learned about it? For many of us pipetting becomes routine after a little practice. Typically, liquid handling quality assurance regulations place great emphasis on pipette calibration, repair and maintenance. However, ensuring the competence of the pipette operator (a lab employee) is an often neglected and altogether crucial area. In reality even highly experienced laboratory technologists may have never received formal pipetting training and may be prone to routine errors.
Pipetting Skills Test – How Good Are You?