John’s First Day!

John meets Cindy, his lab manager, on his first day on the job. He quickly learns how to illuminate his research and a bit more using the Janelia Fluor® Dyes from Tocris Bioscience. Watch the short video and laugh with us as John gets a bit more than great results.

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CINDY
John, hey!
JOHN
Oh, hey!
CINDY
I’m Cindy - I’m your new lab manager!
JOHN
Hey Cindy, it’s so good to meet you! I’m really excited to be here.
CINDY
You’ve gotta get your glove on first.
JOHN
Oh, you’re right.
CINDY
So, we’re very excited to have you as well.
JOHN
Great.
CINDY
We’re going to get you started in the imaging lab. We use Janelia Fluor® Dyes from Tocris Bioscience.
JOHN
Okay.
CINDY
They’re ridiculously bright.
JOHN
Great!
CINDY
You’ve used an imager before, right?
JOHN
Oh, yeah, I’ve used a variety of different imaging tec-
CINDY
Great, here I’m going to have you image this plate.
JOHN
Okay…
CINDY
Good luck!
JOHN
Thanks!
SCIENTIST
Woah, what’s going on here?
CINDY
I’ve got the new guy in there trying out the new Janelia Fluor® Dyes.
SCIENTIST
Wow, those are bright! I sure hope he put sunblock on!
CINDY
Didn’t tell him to!
How’s that data look John?
JOHN
The data looks great! Man, those dyes are bright!
CINDY
They are! Next time you should wear some sunblock. Looks like you just got back from the Bahamas
JOHN
What do you mean?
CINDY
Light up your lab, and illuminate your research with Janelia Fluor® Dyes from Tocris!
Find out more and follow John’s journey at Bio-Techne.com/journey
JOHN
Uh, yeah, I want to cancel my tanning appointment. All of them. Forever