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Glencross, Ahmed & Wang: Biomedical Science Practice

Biomedical Science Practice is part of the Fundamentals of Biomedical Science series.

External Resources

The Virtual Analytical Laboratory, developed at De Montfort University, introduces you to a range of tools and techniques that are important in the biomedical laboratory. The site includes a range of open-access materials, including numerous videos.


Please note that this link is provided for information only. Oxford University Press accepts no responsibility for the content of this third party site or the content of ‘The Virtual Analytical Laboratory’.

The following Youtube videos are provided by De Montfort University HALS OER project www.biologycourses.co.uk

Using a spectrophotometer

Using a pipette
How to use a pipette (1) – different types of pipette

How to use a pipette (2) – the Pi-Pump pipette

How to use a pipette (3) – the micropipette

Using a light microscope:
How to set up a light microscope:

How to maintain a light microscope:

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