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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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Waters and Ferring Collaborate to Host Peptide Bioanalysis Forum

By February 12, 2015

Close to sixty scientists from across Western Europe gathered for the Peptide Bioanalysis Forum held on-site at Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S in Copenhagen on February 3-4, 2015. A collaborative effort between Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Waters Corporation,… 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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Authenticity of Herbal Supplements: The Analytical Tug-of-War

By February 6, 2015

Is DNA barcoding the best technique to test product authenticity or adulteration? Or chromatography and mass spectrometry? The New York State attorney general’s office accused four major retailers of selling fraudulent and potentially dangerous herbal… Read more >

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Advancing the Characterization and Quality Control of Botanical Extracts with Mass Spectrometry

By January 29, 2015

Bio-Botanica is a leading manufacturer of 500+ quality botanical extracts for the cosmetic, personal care, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical industries. With a continuing focus on innovation, Bio-Botanica has pioneered numerous advancements in the botanical field over its… Read more >

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Nominations Open for Bioanalysis Zone Young Investigator Award

By January 15, 2015

Bioanalysis Zone is now accepting nominations for the Waters-sponsored 2015 Young Investigator Award. Over the last five years, Bioanalysis Zone and peer-reviewed journal Bioanalysis recognized and promoted the work of talented early-career researchers with the Award. Nominees… 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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Waters keeps pace with bioanalysis market through EBF

By December 12, 2014

The European Bioanalysis Forum (EBF) is a non-profit organization comprised of bioanalytical scientists working within the pharmaceutical and CRO industries. EBF’s mission is to gather like-minded scientists to tackle the issues and challenges facing the… Read more >

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Killing the cancer while keeping the patient healthy: ADCs

By November 19, 2014

One of the opportunities for personalized medicine is that by targeting a disease, can you eliminate the side effects of the cure? Antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) are one next-generation therapeutic approach that may have an… Read more >

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