Learn how to read your lab report, including specimen source, specimen collection, laboratory accession number, abnormal test results, interpretation of results, and other important parts of a lab report.
The main parts of a lab report are summarized below. Generally, the format of scientific lab reports does not vary much. A lab report typically includes all of the following sections in the same order. Sometimes acknowledgments are skipped in less formal lab reports that are written for a college class. In addition, the introduction and abstract are sometimes merged into one section in college setting lab reports.
The Parts of a Laboratory Report - NC State University