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Phenome Network: A Harmonized Research Consortium for Innovative Global Health

By December 13, 2016
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The world is facing an unprecedented convergence of environmental and lifestyle factors that dramatically increase our risk of chronic disease. Global warming, antimicrobial resistance, aging populations, and the prevalence of lifestyle-related illnesses are systematically affecting… Read more >

Categories: Health Sciences

Detecting Bisphenol A (BPA) in Infant Products with Mass Spec

By December 12, 2016
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Developing a Rapid, Routine Method for Extraction and Quantification in Complex Infant Products with UPLC/MS-MS Bisphenol A (BPA) is an additive that is primarily used in the production of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins. These… Read more >

Categories: Chemical

Webinar Highlights: Microfluidics for macromolecules

By November 14, 2016

Hi, I’m Jim Murphy, Principal Consulting Chemist at Waters, and I recently collaborated with Lucinda (Cohen) Hittle to present an exciting BioanalysisZone webinar on the use of microflow chromatography for macromolecules. Lucinda, a Director of… Read more >

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Tips to maintain your HPLC & UHPLC systems and columns

By October 13, 2016
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Recently, Ade Kujore (Cecil Instruments), Tracie Brombos (GenTech Scientific), and I were asked by Angelo De Palma, a well-respected writer for Lab Manager magazine, to contribute to an article about maintaining and caring for your… Read more >

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Webinar Highlights: Advanced Techniques in Peptide Isolation

By October 10, 2016

Hello, I’m Andy Aubin, Principal Consulting Chemist at Waters.  Jo-Ann Jablonski, Principal Scientist at Waters, and I recently conducted a webinar that addressed some techniques to make peptide purifications more efficient. We discussed three techniques:… Read more >

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The Waters ACQUITY Arc System Receives 2016 Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award

By October 4, 2016
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Bridging the gap between HPLC and UPLC performance, the ACQUITY Arc System is a favorite of QC laboratories that test small and large molecule pharmaceuticals. We’re excited to announce today (Tuesday, Oct. 5) that our… Read more >

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Waters and BioanalysisZone are Highlighting our Bioanalytical Chemists

By September 26, 2016
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Like the black panther, are analytical scientists going extinct? In a presidential election year, we are reminded of the many tough choices we face—Democrats or Republicans, plastic or paper, ketchup or mustard, soccer or football.… Read more >

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Binary vs. Quaternary: How to Decide Which Pump is Right for You

By September 12, 2016

Well, you’ve made it this far, and I am guessing that you are coming back because I have provided some useful information to help you understand the differences and nuances of a binary versus a… Read more >

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Is using Microflow LC in an Industrial Setting Really that Cumbersome?

By August 30, 2016

Microflow or nanoflow chromatography has been used mostly in the academic and fundamental research environment in the past for its various advantages over analytical liquid chromatography, but rarely in the industrial settings. This is most… Read more >

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Cosmetics Safety Testing: A Path to Data Integrity and Traceability

By August 30, 2016
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How could updated CPC regulations potentially impact analytical chemists working in the CPC industry? I don’t think I’m going out on a limb too much if I say that if the regulations are updated, the demand for analytical testing for existing products and for reformulations is going to go up.

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