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Get Empowered: Method Validation | Tip #191, Validation Protocols: Setting up the Accuracy Test in Empower

By September 16, 2020

In this week’s tip, we will continue our discussion on configuring tests for the Validation Protocol and learn how to set up the Accuracy Test.

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Mutagenic Impurity Risk Assessment Throughout the Development and Manufacturing Process

By September 15, 2020

Since the early 2000s and the advent of the first guidance relating to mutagenic impurities developed by the European Medicines Agency (EMA), it has been necessary to assess the risk posed by mutagenic impurities.  Although… Read more >

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Get Empowered: Method Validation | Tip #190, Validation Protocols: Setting up the Repeatability Test in Empower

By September 9, 2020

In this week’s Empower tip, we will continue our discussion on Validation Protocols and learn how to set up the Repeatability Test.

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Five Questions with Waters’ New President and CEO, Udit Batra

By September 2, 2020

On September 1, 2020, Udit Batra became Waters’ President and CEO. Udit brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Waters, having previously held executive positions at Novartis and Merck KGaA. Most recently, he served… Read more >

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Get Empowered: Method Validation | Tip #189, Validation Protocols: Creating Default Strings in Empower

By September 2, 2020

A Default String is text that you can create in advance and then select from a list when you are required to provide a reason for creating and/or modifying something in Empower, such as a method. This week, we’ll continue our discussion on Validation Protocols and learn how to create Default Strings.

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Get Empowered: Method Validation | Tip #188, Creating a Validation Protocol in Empower

By August 26, 2020

A Validation Protocol defines the tests to be run, the data to be acquired for each test, and the acceptance criteria for each test. In this week’s tip, we will discuss creating validation protocols in Empower.

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Bringing the Future Into Focus with Waters’ Virtual Events

By August 25, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic the power of technology has emerged center stage, keeping the industry connected at a time when many ordinary avenues of communication have been cut off over safety concerns.… Read more >

Categories: Automation, Chemical, Columns, COVID-19, Food & Environmental, Leadership, Pharmaceutical, Technologies

Understanding Sample Complexity: Determining Matrix Effects in Complex Food Samples

By August 24, 2020

While the hyphenation of chromatographic and mass spectrometry technologies has revolutionized food contaminant testing laboratories, one major drawback is the potential for the phenomenon of matrix effects.  Due to unwanted interactions between the analytes and… Read more >

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Get Empowered: Method Validation | Tip #187, Using the Method Validation Manager Option in Empower

By August 19, 2020

Every compliant laboratory must conduct validation studies to show that analytical methods generate accurate and reliable data. The Method Validation Manager (MVM) option for Empower organizes and streamlines the entire method validation process, from start to finish.

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Traceability in OneLab: OneLab configuration by the Lab Administrator

By August 14, 2020

Bringing increased confidence to sample preparation workflows using automation, smart laboratory tools and electronic documentation for recording analyst activities Consistency, accuracy, compliance and data integrity can each be improved with automation of laboratory processes. We… Read more >

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