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ACQUITY Arc System: Transferring Validated HPLC Methods within USP Guidelines

By March 8, 2016

The thought of transferring established high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) methods onto a another vendor’s LC, or a new platform like UHPLC/UPLC, may cause a bit of anxiety for those that may be unaware of… Read more >

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Can Sports Cars Increase Testosterone?

By March 8, 2016

According to published reports by Hiscox UK in 2008,  just listening to the sound of a sports car increased salivary testosterone levels in male and female participants. Another study, by Gad Saad et al, measured… Read more >

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When Consumables Kits are Greater Than the Sum of their Parts

By March 7, 2016

ProteinWorks and GlycoWorks kits address more than sample prep challenges One of the most challenging parts of an LC-MS workflow happens before analytical chemists even turn to their instrument: Sample preparation. Get it right, and… Read more >

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It’s time to nominate a peer for the New Investigator’s Award!!

By February 19, 2016

Recently, Bioanalysis Zone announced that nominations are now being accepted for the New Investigator’s award (formerly the Young Investigators award) which is sponsored by Waters Corporation for the 5th year in a row. This is… Read more >

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What do an ancient Chinese Ruler and Waters’ Mass Spectrometry Research Team have in common?

By February 8, 2016

Tea is very important to them! If Waters Wilmslow ran out of tea it is likely the MS Research Team would struggle to function. The ancient Chinese Ruler, Emperor Jing Di, took tea to the grave… Read more >

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Effective Use of the ACQUITY QDa Mass Detector with Your LC: A Q and A with Dr. Tom Wheat

By January 26, 2016

  I recently presented a webinar describing some techniques and tools used for effectively using the QDa Mass Detector with liquid chromatography systems. Several attendees submitted questions that may be of general interest to a… Read more >

Categories: Pharmaceutical

Resolution in life and mass spectrometers? It really depends…

By January 25, 2016

“How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.” Benjamin Franklin As I sat one morning before work staring into my green tea leaves at the… Read more >

Categories: Pharmaceutical

5 Insights: Protein Quantification Using the Surrogate Peptide Method

By January 19, 2016

What can you get all the top Pharma and CRO’s scientists to agree on? That the biopharma industry is growing and quantifying biotherapeutics for bioanalysis is difficult – but you have options.

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