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19-4021.00 - Biological Technicians   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Amino acid analyzers
Anaerobic chamber
  • Anaerobic growth chambers
Analytical balances
Benchtop centrifuges
  • Centrifuges
Beta gamma counters
  • Radioactive counters
Bi distillation units
  • Distillation equipment
Binocular light compound microscopes
  • Dissection microscopes
Complementary deoxyribonucleic acid cDNA synthesis kits
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid DNA synthesizers
Conductivity meters
Cryogenic or liquid nitrogen freezers
  • Liquid nitrogen freezers
  • Vacuum dehydration units
Deoxyribonucleic sequence analyzers
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid DNA sequencers
  • Inherit sequencing analysis systems
Drying cabinets or ovens
  • Drying ovens
Electronic multichannel pipetters
  • Multichannel pipetters
Electrophoresis system power supplies
  • Electrophorators
Forced air or mechanical convection general purpose incubators
  • Incubators
Fume hoods or cupboards
  • Biological containment hoods
Gas chromatographs
  • Gas chromatographs GC
Gel boxes
  • Electrophoresis boxes
Gel filtration equipment
  • Gel chromatography equipment
Histological staining apparatus
  • Automated tissue/slide stainers
Hybridization ovens or incubators
  • Hybridization ovens
Incubator accessories
  • Incubator microscopes
Instrumentation for capillary electrophoresis
  • High-voltage electrophoresis apparatus
Inverted microscopes
  • Light/tissue culture microscopes
Ion selective electrode
  • Fluoride electrodes
Laboratory balances
  • Balances
Laboratory burets
  • Titration burets
Laboratory mechanical convection ovens
  • Laboratory ovens
Laboratory mixers
  • Agitators
Laboratory washing machines
  • Glass washers
Laser printers
Manual or electronic hematology differential cell counters
  • Automated cell counters
  • Coulter counters
  • Hematology cell counters
Microbiology analyzers
  • Bioanalyzers
  • Flow cytometers
Microbiology inoculation loops or needles
  • Inoculating loops
Microplate readers
  • Automated microplate ELISA readers
Microplate washers
  • Ultramicrotomes
Multipurpose or general test tubes
  • Test tubes
Notebook computers
Personal computers
Petri plates or dishes
  • Petri dishes
pH meters
Protein analyzers
  • Protein sequencers
Rapid amplification or complementary deoxyribonucleic acid ends RACE technology products
  • Polymerase chain reaction PCR equipment
Refrigerated and heated reach in environmental or growth chambers
  • Aerobic growth chambers
Refrigerated benchtop centrifuges
  • Refrigerated centrifuges
  • Full-face respirators
Robotic or automated liquid handling systems
  • Automatic pipetters
  • Liquid handling robots
  • Robotic laboratory equipment
  • Imaging systems
Shaking incubators
  • Microplate shakers
Spectrofluorimeters or fluorimeters
  • Cytofluorographs
  • Fluorometers
Steam autoclaves or sterilizers
  • Autoclaves
  • Sterilizers
Stirring hotplates
Temperature cycling chambers or thermal cyclers
  • Polymerase chain reaction PCR thermocyclers
Tissue embedding stations
  • Paraffin embedding consoles
  • Gel imaging apparatus
Ultra cold or ultralow upright cabinets or freezers
  • Ultralow freezers
Ultra violet water purification units
  • Ultraviolet water purification systems
Ultrasonic cleaning equipment
  • Ultrasonic cleaners
Volumetric pipettes
  • Volumetric glassware
Water baths
  • Waterbaths
Water jacketed single chamber three gas incubators
  • Water jacketed incubators


Analytical or scientific software
  • BD Biosciences CellQuest
  • BoxShade
  • ClustalW
  • ESRI ArcGIS software (analytical or scientific feature)
  • Gene Codes Sequencher
  • Gene Runner
  • Laboratory information management system LIMS
  • Phrap
  • Phred
  • PolyBayes
  • Primer3
  • SAS Hot technology
  • Statistical software
  • Systat Software SigmaPlot
  • Systat Software Table Curve
Data base user interface and query software
  • Database software
  • Microsoft Access Hot technology
  • Thomson EndNote
Document management software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Graphics software
  • Harvard Graphics
Map creation software
  • ESRI ArcGIS software Hot technology
  • MapInfo MapMarker
Office suite software
  • Corel WordPerfect
  • Microsoft Office
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Project management software
  • Microsoft Project Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • IBM Lotus 1-2-3
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Outlook Hot technology
  • Microsoft Word

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