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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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Is Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Child’s Play?

By December 4, 2015

On Wednesday evening after dinner and my usual digestif, I was watching the webcast “Making Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Routine” when my son walked by. “Wow dad, that’s kind of cool! What the heck is… Read more >

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The Excitement and Frustration of ADCs

By October 8, 2015

Bioanalysis of Antibody Drug Conjugates in the Spotlight Few, if any, of the joggers along Boston’s Charles River could have realized the anticipation contained within the Hyatt Cambridge on a recent September Sunday morning. In… Read more >

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Analytical Chemists Are Going Extinct?

By October 2, 2015

Endangered analytical chemists face myriad obstacles today – lower than average job forecasts 1, costly and timely training, demand for more versatile knowledge, tighter regulations, and massive data management requirements. Perhaps most significantly, mass spectrometry… Read more >

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Chapter and Verse: USP 621 and You

By February 23, 2015

In August 2014, the United States Pharmacopeia and the National Formulary (USP-NF) put into effect new guidelines to “allowable adjustments” in its Chapter <621> (USP37-NF32 S1). And as of August 1, 2016 when USP 39… Read more >

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Compliance Can Be Complicated, But It Doesn’t Have to Be

By February 18, 2015

Compliance is required by every regulated industry and in nearly every nation. Whether it’s complying with strict regulations from the United States Food and Drug Administration, the European Directorate for Quality Medicines, or other regulators… Read more >

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Now Available: Peptide and Protein Bioanalysis Application Notebook

By February 9, 2015

Peptides and proteins are not small molecules. Why treat them the same? Analyzing large molecules may be one of the greatest challenges that the bioanalyst faces at the beginning of the 21st century. Employing LC-MS for the… Read more >

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Make the Most of Your CDS Data

By January 9, 2015

Are you being asked to reduce laboratory costs and increase laboratory efficiency while ensuring your data meets regulatory expectations? The amount of data being produced by your chromatography data system (CDS) increases every year. Being… Read more >

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Discovery OMICS for Food Authenticity Testing

By December 8, 2014

There is increased concern regarding the authenticity of basmati rice throughout the world. For years, traders have been passing off a lesser quality rice as the world’s finest long-grained, aromatic rice, basmati, in key markets like… Read more >

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ACQUITY (a·cqu·i·ty /əˈkyo͞oədē/) UPLC: 10 years of moving an industry forward

By November 25, 2014

Time to move on Over the past 30 years, liquid chromatography has proven to be the predominant analytical technology within laboratory-dependent organizations around the world. No other single technology supports a company’s analytical needs from… Read more >

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