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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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In Beverly, the Shoe Fits for Bioanalysis!

By July 20, 2016

This past May, many of the nation’s leading bioanalysts gathered in New England to share ideas and explore the latest advances in mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography, and sample preparation for large molecule quantification. At Waters’… Read more >

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Tof-HRMS: Rescuing Low-Exposure Bioanalysis Applications from Chemical Noise

By April 18, 2016

The drug development process requires pharmacokinetic (PK) analysis to be performed as part of safety and efficacy studies in both preclinical species and human subjects. For high-sensitivity bioanalysis, liquid chromatography (LC) coupled to a triple… 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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Is Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Child’s Play?

By December 4, 2015

On Wednesday evening after dinner and my usual digestif, I was watching the webcast “Making Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Routine” when my son walked by. “Wow dad, that’s kind of cool! What the heck is… Read more >

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Large Molecules Have 2X FDA Approval Rate

By November 23, 2015

It’s no surprise that pharma is Thinking Large. Large molecules are dominating  pharma sales and FDA approvals. At the end of 2015, 7 of the top 10 best-selling prescription drugs were large molecules. According to a 2014 article in… Read more >

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Microflow LC-MS in Early Discovery through Development

By April 23, 2015

Let’s face it. Microflow LC-MS is a challenge. Only a few do it well, and even fewer do it well consistently. And for those who have had success, their methods can completely fall apart when… 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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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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