Recent posts

Good Scent. Bad Reaction? A New Approach for Detecting Fragrance Allergens

By August 17, 2016

Have you ever sat next to someone wearing heavy cologne and suddenly noticed that your eyes were watering? Hopefully, you’ve never had that experience, but if you have (I actually have), then there’s a good… Read more >

Categories: Chemical, Technologies
Tags: , , , , , ,

What Bioanalysis Zone’s New Investigator Award Says About the Future of Science: An Interview with Erin Chambers, PhD

By August 15, 2016

Dr. Erin Chambers is a Director in the Scientific Operations group at Waters Corporation. She recently served as a judge for the Bioanalysis Zone New Investigator Award. I sat down with Erin to gauge her… Read more >

Categories: General, Pharmaceutical
Tags: , , , , ,

Microflow LC offers better sensitivity due to reduced matrix effects!

By August 15, 2016

What is matrix effect? In my last post, What is Microflow,  I talked about two main parameters,  better sampling efficiency and reduced matrix effect, for microflow LC/MS offering higher sensitivity than its conventional counterpart. Let’s take… Read more >

Categories: Technologies
Tags: ,

Innovation & Safety: Overcoming Two of the Biggest Challenges in Cosmetics Product Development

By August 11, 2016
Cream on woman's hand.

Over the last couple of years, I have been traveling around the world talking to scientists and business leaders in the Cosmetics and Personal Care (CPC) industry in order to understand their scientific and business… Read more >

Categories: Chemical, Environmental
Tags: , , , , ,

The Advantages of a Targeted 2D LC Approach

By August 10, 2016

  Webinar Highlights Focus on the Relevant: The Advantages of a Targeted 2D Chromatography Approach Hi folks, I’m Daniel Root, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Multidimensional LC Systems at Waters. I recently conducted a webinar… Read more >

Categories: Technologies
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Method Scaling in Preparative HPLC: Analytical Method &
Preparative Method

By August 8, 2016

Andrew Aubin (Andy): Manager, Purification / SFx Systems Marketing Laboratory & Blogger VOC: Voice of the Chemist VOC:  “I tried to scale up my analytical HPLC method to prep and it didn’t work.” Andy:  This is… Read more >

Categories: Technologies

What is microflow?

By July 28, 2016

What are the differences between micro-scale and conventional LC? Microflow (aka micro-scale) LC/MS has been widely applied to proteomic research for years.  Recently, as microflow LCMS systems continue to evolve, more and more laboratories in… Read more >

Categories: Technologies

In Beverly, the Shoe Fits for Bioanalysis!

By July 20, 2016

This past May, many of the nation’s leading bioanalysts gathered in New England to share ideas and explore the latest advances in mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography, and sample preparation for large molecule quantification. At Waters’… Read more >

Categories: Pharmaceutical
Tags: , ,

Oligonucleotide Therapeutics on the Rise… Again

By July 7, 2016

Oligonucleotide drug development has seen its share of ups and downs over the past 20 years – but why? The promise of antisense oligonucleotides (ASOs) and later small interfering oligonucleotides (siRNAs) as therapeutics that can… Read more >

Categories: Pharmaceutical
Tags: , , ,

Binary vs. Quaternary: Which Pump is Right for You?

By July 6, 2016

How to decide which chromatography system pump is right for you Well, you’ve made it this far and I am guessing that you are coming back because I have provided some useful information to help… Read more >

Categories: Technologies
Tags: , ,

Home