You may already know that Thermo Fisher has discontinued the ABI 3130/xL consumables and no longer offers service for this series. After utilizing your ABI 3130/xL capillary array to its max capacity, exploring alternative options for DNA analyzers is advisable. It would be cost-effective to replace the instrument rather than keep it in your lab.
Winter is almost over, and warm temperatures are slowly coming back. The cold weather lowered my car's tire pressure, and I need to check if the ice has caused any minor damage. It is the perfect time to get my car wheels checked and maintained.