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Why the LGBTQIA2S+ community is essential in STEM

LGBTQIA2S+ individuals have long been underrepresented in the field of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). This is likely due to a combination of factors, including workforce discrimination and a lack of support from educators and mentors. As a result, LGBTQIA2S+ students often feel isolated and alone in their pursuit of STEM careers.

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Protect your Vacuum Pump and Yourself

Did you ever walk into a laboratory and notice a vacuum flask used as a Trap for a Vacuum pump?  Most are pretty gross with mystery matter growing inside.

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Comparing Flocked Swabs to Traditional Swabs: The Guide

What are flocked swabs and why do they provide superior specimen collection? Find out in this educational article from Puritan Medical Products

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Selecting the right PPE so your cleanroom is safe and successful

Many common products — from smartphones to medical devices to medications — must be manufactured in cleanroom environments. Because these products are delicate and in some cases potentially harmful to those handling them, cleanrooms are highly controlled and regulate conditions such as air quality and flow, temperature, and humidity. 

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Foxx Life Sciences and Thomas Scientific Join Forces to Simplify Media Bottle Ordering

PRESS RELEASE: Leading global Single-Use Systems manufacturer forms unique distribution channel with North America’s largest pure-play distributor to provide customizable sterile media bottle assemblies. Read More >

Thomas Cares: Helping to Combat Global Water Scarcity

This March, we teamed up with the Water@Work Ministry and our friends at HACH to help get clean water to the people of the Dominican Republic. Read More >

Optimizing Efficiency Within the PCR Workflow

Discussing the importance of maintaining an efficient, error-free workflow when performing PCR testing. Navigate to the end for a free interactive PCR workflow flyer. Read More >

Research Right: How to Obtain Accurate Scientific Information

Reviewing the best tips for obtaining the most accurate scientific information available. Read More >

Keeping Your People and Products Safe

Risks and hazards within the Life Sciences industry varies dependent on the environment, facility and the task being undertaken. Whether working with hazardous chemicals whilst compounding vital drugs and vaccines or handling hazardous chemicals during semiconductor/micro-electronic manufacturing, biological hazards in biomanufacturing or assembling medical devices which must be absolutely contamination free, the appropriate level of PPE is key.

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Heating & Stirring 101

When is it best to use a Hotplate vs Overhead Stirrer brought to you by Heidolph

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pH Standards: a pHresh Take

pH standards are used in many unique applications such as fabric dying, cosmetics manufacturing, and the production of alcohol! Learn how Inorganic Ventures can provide confidence, control, and support for proper pH meter calibration.

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Clean water is vital for health. Join the fight.

Water@Work's mission is to ensure access to clean water worldwide. We're partnering with HACH in order to make this happen!

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Thermo Scientific TSX Ultra Low Freezers are Energy Saving & High Performing

For many scientists who see themselves as environmentally conscious, it can be a wake-up call when faced with the scale of their collective carbon footprint. As such, laboratories are under increasing pressure to adopt more sustainable practices to lower their environmental impact and contribute to a cleaner and safer society. But what can be done to make scientific research and industry more eco-friendly?

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Swabs and Transport Media Ready to Ship from Thomas Scientific

Shop now for key products from Copan and Supera that will help maintain optimal efficiency within your diagnostics workflow. Read More >

Top 5 Mistakes Every Cannabis Lab Should Avoid

As the cannabis industry rapidly evolves, so does the laboratory testing that is necessary to ensure product safety and quality. Laboratories in the cannabis industry face unique challenges and must take specific precautions to avoid making mistakes. Here are five of the most common mistakes that every cannabis lab should avoid. Read More >

The Science of Love

It's Valentine's Day, and love is in the air! But what is love, exactly? And why do we feel it? Scientists have been asking these questions for centuries, and they've come up with some pretty interesting answers. So, if you're curious about the science of love, read on! You might be surprised by what you learn.

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Thomas Scientific Unveils Dedicated Cannabis Team to Serve Rapidly Growing Industry

122-year industry veteran positions itself to gain share in the promising market through a combination of product availability, expertise, and distribution excellence. Read More >

StatLab partners with Thomas Scientific for Expanded Distribution in Targeted Markets

The distribution agreement with the 120+ year industry veteran focuses on serving the needs of the histology market. Read More >

Breathe Easy With These Masks!

FFP2 masks are designed to provide a secure fit for your face, while also being comfortable and breathable. They have passed all relevant safety tests in order meet WHO requirements as well!

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Top Blogs of 2021

From new partnerships and acquisitions to helpful product tips, we have been working hard to keep our science community informed. In case you missed them, we have compiled a list of our top 5, most-read blogs of 2021.

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Cann Drying Systems and Thomas Scientific Announce International Distribution Partnership

External distribution partnership announcement for Thomas Scientific Read More >

Superior Circulating, Cell-Free DNA Extraction Using Omega Bio-tek’s Mag-Bind® cfDNA Kit

Collaborators from Cornell Medical College, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and the New York Genome Center achieves superior circulating, cell-free DNA extraction using Omega Bio-tek’s Mag-Bind® cfDNA Kit Read More >

Thomas Scientific Finalizes Supplier Agreement with City and County of San Francisco

It’s the second significant award in a month for North America’s largest pure-play distributor serving science, building off what has been a strong 2021. Read More >

Notable Native American Influences on Science

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, we have gathered together some of the most notable Native American figures who have greatly influenced the world of science, as well as the amazing technologies developed by Native American tribes. Thomas Scientific is deeply honored to highlight these Scientists and Innovations to learn more about the lasting impact of Native American Influence.

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Jun23

Why the LGBTQIA2S+ community is essential in STEM

LGBTQIA2S+ individuals have long been underrepresented in the field of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). This is likely due to a combination of factors, including workforce discrimination and a lack of support from educators and mentors. As a result, LGBTQIA2S+ students often feel isolated and alone in their pursuit of STEM careers.

Read More >

Jun08

Protect your Vacuum Pump and Yourself

Did you ever walk into a laboratory and notice a vacuum flask being used as a Trap for a Vacuum pump? Most are pretty gross with mystery matter growing inside.

Read More >

May20

Comparing Flocked Swabs to Traditional Swabs: The Guide

What are flocked swabs and why do they provide superior specimen collection? Find out in this educational article from Puritan Medical Products

Read More >