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*-80oC backup (make space for new E. coli backup rack)
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*Sort out pipettes so that everyone with a bench in the new lab has a set
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*Cold room (remove old plates, make sure all plates are organized, general organization, cleaning)
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*-80oC main and backup (remove supplies that are expired or no longer needed, clear out alumni boxes, organize contents for move)
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*Deli fridge and individual 4C
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*-20 main and individual freezers (remove supplies that are expired or no longer needed, clear out alumni boxes, organize contents for move)
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*Quanta area (and associated cabinet)
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*Cold room (remove old plates, wipe down all surfaces with bleach, organize for move)
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*LC-MS area
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*Deli fridge and individual 4C (remove old plates and supplies that are expired or no longer needed, wipe down all surfaces with bleach, organize for move)
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*Gel station (and shelves/drawers)
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*Gel station, including shelves and drawers (dispose of broken equipment, decontaminate supplies/equipment that will not be used before the move and pack them)
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*-20 freezer
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*Sinks (remove all items from pegs/sink area and put in appropriate location, wipe down sink and peg areas)
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**including freezer door
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*Both rocking platforms (bleach to remove mold/mildew)
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**main -20, specially all the chemicals that should be stored in air-tight containers (dessicators) but now exposed
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*Benchtop centrifuges (clean rotors and under rotors)
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**clear out alumni boxes
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*Floor centrifuge (clean rotors, yellow tube holders, under rotor)
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*Sinks (and all the random stuffs on the peg)
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*Standing incubators in shared area and TC room (clean all surfaces with ethanol or bleach)
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*Both rocking platforms (growing the wrong kind of fungus)
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*Shaking incubators (take out and clean platforms, wipe down walls inside)
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*Benchtop centrifuges (inside)
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*Flask holders and shaking incubator accessories (clean and organize for move, discard any unusable brackets)
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*Floor centrifuge
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*Fume hoods (remove trash, put chemicals in appropriate area, ensure all waste is properly labeled and segregated, wipe down surfaces)
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*Incubators (standing and shaking)
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*Food fridges/microwave/dish racks (put things that belong to kitchen back, throw away contents, thaw fridges, wipe out fridges and microwave, wash dish rack)
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*Hoods
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*Chemical room (wipe down areas around balances and pH meter, organize supplies for move, remove any trash/recycling)
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*Food fridges/microwave/dish racks
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*PCR blocks (Delete old protocols/user names)
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*Protocols/user names on Dyad PCR block
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*Update software as needed on equipment computers and remove unnecessary data/users (all data should be backed up on SoE server)
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*Protocols, users, and data on Quanta computer
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*Quanta area and cabinet (organize supplies for move, throw out any unneeded items/samples)
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*LC-MS area and cabinet (organize supplies for move, throw out any unneeded items/samples)
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*Radioactive station/freezer
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*TC room/fridge/incubators
*Water baths
*Water baths
*TC room water bath
*TC room water bath
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*Thin out old tip boxes?
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*Wipe down bench tops, sinks, cabinets, drawers, shelving, and fume hood surfaces
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*Radioactive station/freezer
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*Get rid of any excess stuff that is not needed on benches and shelves
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*Balances / pH meter area
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*stuff on top of the plate shaker
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*wipe down benches and shelves
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*get rid of any excess stuff that is not needed on benches and shelves
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*sort out pipettes and recover unused pipette sets from people leaving
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When

Thursday July 3 (8 am - noon or finished):

What

  • Sort out pipettes so that everyone with a bench in the new lab has a set
  • -80oC main and backup (remove supplies that are expired or no longer needed, clear out alumni boxes, organize contents for move)
  • -20 main and individual freezers (remove supplies that are expired or no longer needed, clear out alumni boxes, organize contents for move)
  • Cold room (remove old plates, wipe down all surfaces with bleach, organize for move)
  • Deli fridge and individual 4C (remove old plates and supplies that are expired or no longer needed, wipe down all surfaces with bleach, organize for move)
  • Gel station, including shelves and drawers (dispose of broken equipment, decontaminate supplies/equipment that will not be used before the move and pack them)
  • Sinks (remove all items from pegs/sink area and put in appropriate location, wipe down sink and peg areas)
  • Both rocking platforms (bleach to remove mold/mildew)
  • Benchtop centrifuges (clean rotors and under rotors)
  • Floor centrifuge (clean rotors, yellow tube holders, under rotor)
  • Standing incubators in shared area and TC room (clean all surfaces with ethanol or bleach)
  • Shaking incubators (take out and clean platforms, wipe down walls inside)
  • Flask holders and shaking incubator accessories (clean and organize for move, discard any unusable brackets)
  • Fume hoods (remove trash, put chemicals in appropriate area, ensure all waste is properly labeled and segregated, wipe down surfaces)
  • Food fridges/microwave/dish racks (put things that belong to kitchen back, throw away contents, thaw fridges, wipe out fridges and microwave, wash dish rack)
  • Chemical room (wipe down areas around balances and pH meter, organize supplies for move, remove any trash/recycling)
  • PCR blocks (Delete old protocols/user names)
  • Update software as needed on equipment computers and remove unnecessary data/users (all data should be backed up on SoE server)
  • Quanta area and cabinet (organize supplies for move, throw out any unneeded items/samples)
  • LC-MS area and cabinet (organize supplies for move, throw out any unneeded items/samples)
  • Radioactive station/freezer
  • TC room/fridge/incubators
  • Water baths
  • TC room water bath
  • Wipe down bench tops, sinks, cabinets, drawers, shelving, and fume hood surfaces
  • Get rid of any excess stuff that is not needed on benches and shelves
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