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Binary vs. Quaternary Pumps: High Pressure Mixing vs. Low Pressure Mixing

By June 27, 2016

Welcome to the next installment in my series on binary vs. quaternary pumps for liquid chromatography! In my previous post, I discussed how gradients are created as well as the importance of having accuracy and precision… Read more >

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Do You See What We See? Mass Spectrometry Imaging is Revealing Insights in Biomedical Research

By June 21, 2016

The spatial distribution of molecular species in a sample can provide a wealth of information about biological, chemical and physiological processes. Mass spectrometry (MS) imaging is a rapidly developing research technique that enables specific measurement… Read more >

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Binary vs. Quaternary Gradients: Precision vs. Accuracy

By June 20, 2016

In the last blog post I talked about how a gradient is formed by the two different pumps.  Today, we will look at the ability for those pumps to deliver the actual gradient that a… Read more >

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Is Your Biomedical Research Accurate and Precise?

By June 16, 2016
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In biomedical research, scientists need the ability to accurately and precisely measure a biomarker or set of biomarkers in some disease vs. healthy experimental design. The ability to measure something depends on the ability of… Read more >

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Binary vs Quaternary Pumps: How is a Gradient Created?

By June 13, 2016

How is a Gradient Created? Any liquid chromatograph (LC) is an amalgamation of a certain set of components that delivers to the scientist a monograph of the sample they are analyzing.  Traditionally, an LC system… Read more >

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Phenome Research Footprint Continues to Expand

By June 8, 2016
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Congratulations are in order as the University of Birmingham is the most recent university to expand the footprint of metabolic phenotyping research centres around the world. As state-of-the-art metabolic phenotyping facilities able to conduct small-scale… Read more >

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An Inflection Point for Biopharmaceutical Host Cell Protein Analysis

By June 7, 2016

Has LC-MS Become a Generally Accepted Tool for Complementing Immunoassay-based HCP Analysis? My colleague Catalin Doneanu and I just returned from Lisbon, Portugal, where we attended the BEBPA Conference on Host Cell Protein (HCP) analysis.… Read more >

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