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VI. LAB JOB ASSIGNMENTS 

Lab Job
Description
Assigned person
Plate Pouring
Pouring NGM-Lite plates every 2 weeks (unless more is needed).
Everyone. See schedule under Calendar for assignments.
Getting rid of Chemical Waste
When a chemical waste is full please place it in the bin next to the PCR room entryway and inform Kimberly/Gabe, who can fill out tags/email for pickups
Kimberly and Gabe
Taking out Biohazard Plates
When it is 3/4 of the way full please take to biohazard. Ask Kimberly if you don't know where the tags and waste are.
Everyone
Maintenance of Freezer and Fridge Spaces
Assign spaces for lab members, create map of assigned places and lab stock reagents.
Lamia
Making Lab Media
Currently M9, water, Freezing buffer and 2xTY.
Kimberly and Yakshi
Glass pipettes & Eppendorf Tubes
Refilling and autoclaving glass pipettes and Eppendorf tube containers as needed.
Yakshi and Lamia
Sending out strains
Thaw out and send a plate of strains when requested by other labs.
Kimberly and Gabe
Maintenance of Main Lab Equipment
Maintain order and cleanliness of the assigned space.
Kimberly
Maintenance of Microscope Room
Maintain order and cleanliness of the assigned space.
Gabe
Maintenance of Chemical/Hood Area
Maintain order and cleanliness of the assigned space.
Yakshi
Maintenance of Gel/Incubator Room
Maintain order and cleanliness of the assigned space.
Lamia
Maintenance of HPC cluster data/software
Maintain order and cleanliness of our virtual space!
Gabe (Backups: Kimberly and Lamia)
Maintenance of Lab Strains
Transfer PD1074 weekly, other strains every 3-4 weeks.
Gabe (Back up: Lamia)
Ordering
Ordering any reagents we need.
Everyone is responsible for noting when supplies are low. Kimberly does the ordering (Back up: Lamia)
Filling Liquid Nitrogen Tank
Liquid nitrogen tanks need to topped up every 7-10 days.
Kimberly (Back up: Lamia)
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