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Advancing Omics Research and Reducing Bias with New MS Technology for Data-Independent Acquisition Experiments

By December 20, 2016

Targeted LC-MS based assays are increasingly applied in the post-discovery Omics area with an emphasis on validation, the first of many phases in translational research; and in studies that are aimed at gaining the understanding… Read more >

Categories: Health Sciences, Technologies

Work Hard. Don’t Quit. Keep an Open Mind. Career Tips for the Analytical Scientist!

By December 19, 2016

Tips for Making The Analytical Scientist’s Prized PowerList The Analytical Scientist magazine published its PowerList 2016 of the most influential women in the analytical sciences in October. Named to the list was Dr. Isabelle Francois, Business… Read more >

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Phenome Network: A Harmonized Research Consortium for Innovative Global Health

By December 13, 2016

The world is facing an unprecedented convergence of environmental and lifestyle factors that dramatically increase our risk of chronic disease. Global warming, antimicrobial resistance, aging populations, and the prevalence of lifestyle-related illnesses are systematically affecting… Read more >

Categories: Health Sciences

Detecting Bisphenol A (BPA) in Infant Products with Mass Spec

By December 12, 2016

Developing a Rapid, Routine Method for Extraction and Quantification in Complex Infant Products with UPLC/MS-MS Bisphenol A (BPA) is an additive that is primarily used in the production of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins. These… Read more >

Categories: Chemical

Infographic: Large Molecules Have a 2X Greater FDA Approval Rate Than Small Molecule Drugs

By November 23, 2016

It’s no surprise that pharma is ‘Thinking Large’ Large molecules are dominating pharma sales and FDA approvals. At the end of 2015, seven of the top 10 best-selling prescription drugs were large molecules. According to a 2014 article… Read more >

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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

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 >

Categories: Technologies

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

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

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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