With access to multiple mass spectrometry systems of varying degrees of sophistication, Davy Guillarme (University of Geneva, Switzerland) wasn’t actively looking for new mass detection solutions. Nevertheless, the Waters ACQUITY QDa mass detector caught his eye.
At Reach Separations, they’re putting robust detection on the front lines of method development and mass confirmation.
Lion, one of the largest food and beverage companies in Australia and New Zealand, wanted to monitor fermentation profiles to completion as the company introduced voluntary nutritional panels across its beer portfolio. See what they gained by changing from electrochemical to mass detection.
The quality issues of biopharmaceutical therapeutics are definitely different from chemical drugs because of the increased complexity of manufacturing processes and complexity of the biologic molecules themselves. There is an increasing need for detailed product… Read more >
As regulators focus in on the critical quality attributes of biotherapeutics, what can biopharmaceutical labs in late development or QC do to increase confidence in their bioseparations – other than to run more assays?
You might not like the answer… So the other day, I was with a customer when they asked me, “Viet, there are so many detectors out there! How do I know which one I need?” … Read more >