SelectScience How-to-Buy eBooks

Whether you're looking to buy laboratory equipment or you just want to find out more about a particular scientific application, SelectScience's comprehensive How-to-Buy eBooks offer all the information you need to make informed purchasing decisions. From cutting-edge techniques and technologies to applications, methods, trusted reviews and future trends, these exclusive guides are your complete reference source for the latest laboratory equipment.

How to Buy Clinical Chemistry Analyzers

What you’ll learn: This eBook presents the different types of clinical chemistry analyzers, laboratory integration, poi

How to Buy Flow Cytometry for Screening

What you’ll learn: Discover the best flow cytometry equipment for drug discovery and screening applications

Multiplexing Technology

What you’ll learn: This eBook presents the top multiplexing technologies, ranging from bead-based assays to solid-phase microarrays.

Biophysical Characterization Technology

What you’ll learn: Top tips for choosing between SPR, BLI, ITC and MST technologies when quantifying biomolecular inter

Water Purification

What you’ll learn: Water is a vital resource in the operation of all laboratories. This guide provides the information you should consider when selecting a new water purification system for your laboratory.

HPLC Columns

What you’ll learn: In this HPLC column buying guide, discover the key factors and application considerations when looki

GC Columns

What you’ll learn: This eBook provides you with all the information you need to help you to make the right decision on a GC column, based on your applications.

DNA and RNA Purification and Analysis

What you’ll learn: Purification and quantification of DNA and RNA are essential for key downstream applications in life

Clinical Chemistry Analyzers

What you’ll Learn: This guide explains the different types of technology, lab integration, point-of-care analyzers and other aspects to consider when purchasing a clinical chemistry analyzer.

Mass Spectrometry

What you’ll Learn: Mass spectrometry is a powerful analytical tool; learn about common configurations, key application areas and different factors to consider when purchasing a system.

Blood Bank Analyzers

What you’ll Learn: Automation is improving the safety and efficiency of transfusion and helping to standardize work practices. This guide will ensure you choose the most suitable analyzer for your lab.

Microplate Readers

What you’ll learn: This guide explains the wide variety of microplate readers on the market, and describes the differen

Pre-Clinical and Clinical Lab Automation

What you’ll learn: Top tips and important considerations when choosing automated solutions for your clinical laboratory.

Liquid Handling

What you’ll learn: All the information you should consider when selecting the best pipettes or automated liquid handling systems.

Cell Imaging

What you’ll learn: Find useful resources and application-based case studies to help simplify your choice when it comes to purchasing your next cell imager.


What you’ll learn: New microscopy techniques are continually developing as solutions to imaging problems. Use this guide to investigate the possibilities of microscopy instrumentation.

UV/Vis Spectrophotometers

What you’ll learn: A guide to all the key considerations when purchasing the best UV/Vis spectrophotometer for your lab’s needs.

PCR Technology

What you’ll learn: PCR has evolved far beyond simple amplification and detection. This guide provides an overview of the key technologies, including real-time, quantitative, and digital PCR.

Next Generation Sequencing

What you’ll Learn: Next Generation Sequencing technology is advancing at an unprecedented pace. Learn about each of the

Immunoassay Analyzers

What you’ll Learn: Learn about the different types of immunoassay technology, automation options, disease state assays and other important considerations in this essential guide.

Hematology Analyzers

What you’ll Learn: This guide will help you to select the correct analyzer for your application, ranging from small point-of-care machines to high-throughput modular configurations.

Liquid Chromatography

What you’ll Learn: LC systems are essential for the separation, identification and purification of compounds. This guide reveals what to consider when purchasing a system for your lab.