• Fun
    make time for lab social activities
  • Integrity
    avoid bias, ensure rigorous controls, and aim for rigor and reproducibility in all experiments
  • Think and Read
    schedule regular time to do this
  • Generosity
    while being respectful of each other's time, strive to be helpful in the sharing of expertise and ideas
  • Responsibility
    be good lab citizens and own up to mistakes
  • Openness
    to people, perspectives and differing ideas
  • Verify and Validate
    do not place blind trust in reagents or equipment
  • Environmentally Conscious
  • Respect
    each other as researchers, and as human beings regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation or quirks