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A View of the Biopharmaceutical Industry in Asia — an Interview with Ken Fountain

By March 14, 2016

Ken Fountain, Director of Biopharmaceutical Business Development at Waters, recently returned from an insightful trip to Asia where he visited Waters customers in South Korea and attended the China Biopharma Executive Summit in Shanghai, in… Read more >

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Metabolic Blurred Lines: Is Biotransformation the next Met ID?

By March 11, 2016

  You are the hunter in a landscape of scientific gatherers, the stealthy SEAL of DMPK, the nimble ninja of ADME. You are a Metabolite ID scientist. Traditionally, Met ID labs have been a fixture… Read more >

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Separations Science Guiding Disease Research at Colorado State University

By March 11, 2016

As infectious diseases go, tuberculosis (TB) is clearly one of the worst. Easily spread through the air by those with an active infection, it is a scourge that is decimating developing countries. The World Health… Read more >

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Three Reasons for Biopharmaceutical Labs to Add Mass Detection to Routine Analyses

By March 9, 2016

As regulators focus in on the critical quality attributes of biotherapeutics, what can biopharmaceutical labs in late development or QC do to increase confidence in their bioseparations – other than to run more assays?

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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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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 >

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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 >

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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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Developing Separation Methods for Natural Products: Questions and Answers from a Webinar with Dr. Tom Wheat

By December 15, 2015

The development of chromatographic methods for natural products is challenging due to the complexity of the sample matrix and analyte chemistry. However, by understanding the fundamental parameters of your chromatography and strategies for efficient detection,… Read more >

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