Professional figures in the laboratory and general behavioural rules.
Concepts of danger, risk and damage.
Personal protective equipment.
Collective protection devices.
Micropipettes and propipetters.
Biosafety cabinet: horizontal and vertical laminar flow hoods, biohazard hoods.
Sterilization techniques: flaming sterilization, moist heat sterilization, dry heat sterilization, sterile filtration and radiation sterilization.
Grade water. Distillation, reverse osmosis and ultrafiltration. Resistivity and conductivity.
Gloves: labels and choice.
Laboratory glassware: materials and choice.
Laboratory waste management.