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Webinar Highlights: Microfluidics for macromolecules

By November 14, 2016

Hi, I’m Jim Murphy, Principal Consulting Chemist at Waters, and I recently collaborated with Lucinda (Cohen) Hittle to present an exciting BioanalysisZone webinar on the use of microflow chromatography for macromolecules. Lucinda, a Director of… Read more >

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Tips to maintain your HPLC & UHPLC systems and columns

By October 13, 2016
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Recently, Ade Kujore (Cecil Instruments), Tracie Brombos (GenTech Scientific), and I were asked by Angelo De Palma, a well-respected writer for Lab Manager magazine, to contribute to an article about maintaining and caring for your… Read more >

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Webinar Highlights: Advanced Techniques in Peptide Isolation

By October 10, 2016

Hello, I’m Andy Aubin, Principal Consulting Chemist at Waters.  Jo-Ann Jablonski, Principal Scientist at Waters, and I recently conducted a webinar that addressed some techniques to make peptide purifications more efficient. We discussed three techniques:… Read more >

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The Waters ACQUITY Arc System Receives 2016 Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award

By October 4, 2016
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Bridging the gap between HPLC and UPLC performance, the ACQUITY Arc System is a favorite of QC laboratories that test small and large molecule pharmaceuticals. We’re excited to announce today (Tuesday, Oct. 5) that our… Read more >

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Waters and BioanalysisZone are Highlighting our Bioanalytical Chemists

By September 26, 2016
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Like the black panther, are analytical scientists going extinct? In a presidential election year, we are reminded of the many tough choices we face—Democrats or Republicans, plastic or paper, ketchup or mustard, soccer or football.… Read more >

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Binary vs. Quaternary: How to Decide Which Pump is Right for You

By September 12, 2016

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 you understand the differences and nuances of a binary versus a… Read more >

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Is using Microflow LC in an Industrial Setting Really that Cumbersome?

By August 30, 2016

Microflow or nanoflow chromatography has been used mostly in the academic and fundamental research environment in the past for its various advantages over analytical liquid chromatography, but rarely in the industrial settings. This is most… Read more >

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Cosmetics Safety Testing: A Path to Data Integrity and Traceability

By August 30, 2016
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How could updated CPC regulations potentially impact analytical chemists working in the CPC industry? I don’t think I’m going out on a limb too much if I say that if the regulations are updated, the demand for analytical testing for existing products and for reformulations is going to go up.

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

By August 17, 2016
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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 >

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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 >

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