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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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Increasing Efficiency of Method Validation with Waters Empower 3 Method Validation Manager (MVM)

By November 12, 2014

Empower® 3 Method Validation Manager (MVM) allows you to perform chromatographic method validation, from protocol planning through final reporting, in one application. Recently, we sponsored a webinar showing ways you can streamline your workflow throughout… Read more >

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The Elephant in Your LAB

By November 3, 2014

It’s a critical part of your laboratory. It contributes to the overall productivity and is the foundation to simplify your overall operations. Everyone is acutely aware of its day-to-day challenges, has common concerns, and can… Read more >

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Analyzing peptides – one of the greatest challenges that bioanalysts face.

By October 30, 2014

LC-MS for the bioanalysis of peptides requires the extraction of the target analyte from a matrix of biochemically similar proteins and peptides. However, the most common techniques typically used for small molecule extraction, such as… Read more >

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Webinar discusses new purity method, 40X increase in productivity

By October 30, 2014

Webinar: QbD Development of a Purity Method Chromicent GmbH (Berlin, Germany) managing directors Alexander Schmidt and Mijo Stanic are experts in the development and validation of analytical methods according to the latest quality-by-design approaches. The… Read more >

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