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Have we bridged the gap between qual and quan using HRMS?

By March 2, 2015

Increasing Size, Complexity and Potency: The Bioanalytical Challenge of the Next Decade, was the theme for the 3-day APA India held in Mumbai, India from February 23-25, 2015. Close to 300 attendees gathered to discuss… 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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Analysis of Food Contact Materials

By January 28, 2015

Food Contact Materials (FCMs) cover a variety of materials and articles that come in contact with food during its lifetime, from food manufacturing through to preparation in our own kitchens. Food contact materials can be… Read more >

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Sample Profiling of Pesticide Formulations Using UV and MS Detection for Component Identification

By January 16, 2015

For the agricultural chemicals industry, the analytical quality control of pesticide products ensures that a consistent and effective product reaches the farm. More specifically, the detection, characterization, and quantitation of the active ingredient(s) as well… Read more >

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Analysis of Microcystins in Bottled, Tap, and Surface Water with 2D-LC Technology

By January 12, 2015

Algae bloom is the result of a rapid accumulation of cyanobacteria in freshwater and other ecosystems. Their presence is predominantly linked to excess nutrients (fertilizers) from water runoff. In some instances, harmful blooms can pose… 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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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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Analysis of Beta-Blockers at Low Levels of Concentration

By November 12, 2014

Beta-blockers block the action of β-adrenergic agonists at the β-receptors in the cells of heart muscle and other tissues of the sympathetic nervous system. Legally, beta-blockers are primarily prescribed for the management of hypertension, angina,… Read more >

Categories: Forensic Toxicology, Technologies
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