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Ming Gao, Ph.D. on Enabling COVID-19 Research and Empowering Women in STEM

By April 1, 2021
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An interview with Ming Gao, Ph.D., Upward BioInformatics Ideation Post-Doctoral Fellow at Waters Corporation Ming Gao joined Waters Corporation in January 2021 as an Upward BioInformatics Ideation Post-Doctoral Fellow. Ming earned a B.S. in Chemistry… Read more >

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Avoiding a PCR Reagent Crunch: The Role of Preparative HPLC Columns

By March 26, 2021
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Critical SARS-CoV-2 PCR based diagnostics have not been immune to the supply chain disruptions so common during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the biggest disruption for PCR based testing was RNA extraction kits, enzymes and PCR primers have been affected as well. At Waters, we’ve kept a close eye on the role that high-quality preparative HPLC columns play in the PCR primer and probe supply chain. As we forge ahead through this pandemic and beyond, we will continue to help ensure adequate quality and supply of PCR primers and probes for diagnostics and routine use.

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Global Collaboration Aids in the Fight Against COVID-19

By March 22, 2021

The worldwide coronavirus pandemic has changed the way that scientists and companies work. Learn how the Waters COVID-19 Innovation Response Team enabled the critical collaboration and pooling of expertise that enabled fast and safe vaccine development.

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The Year in Review: Responding to COVID-19 [Infographic]

By March 12, 2021
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Waters Innovation Response Team gathered quickly in March 2020 to support the scientific response to the COVID-19 pandemic, connecting the expertise contained within Waters to the global fight against SARS-CoV-2. Learn more about the impact of the Waters Innovation Response Team over the past year.

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Comprehending COVID-19: How Consumables Can Increase LC-MS/MS Sensitivity

By January 19, 2021

During 2020, we collaborated with many of our customers to develop targeted liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry/mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) methods to detect SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) from biological samples. However, the combination of the biological… Read more >

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Advancing Science Together for a Better Tomorrow

By November 10, 2020

At Waters, our purpose has always been centered on enhancing human health and well-being. Today, that purpose is more important than ever.  From the onset of the pandemic, Waters has partnered with organizations around the world to bring our resources… Read more >

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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

Stronger Together Against COVID-19

By July 27, 2020

At Waters, we have a long history of working alongside the scientific community in times of need through collaboration. Today, as the world continues to battle COVID-19, that collaborative approach is more important than ever. Ultimately, this challenge is… Read more >

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Serving Our Customers Through a Pandemic

By July 21, 2020

Early on in the pandemic, Adam Beard, Waters’ Vice President of Global Services, wrote about how our employees were “Delivering Benefit While Supporting the Front Lines of a Global Pandemic” in a post on LinkedIn. Today,… Read more >

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Waters Employee Jenn Glabicky is Delivering Benefit in the Fight Against COVID-19

By April 25, 2020

April 20th was just another Monday for most. In Massachusetts, it was Patriots’ Day which is a local holiday commemorating the early battles of the American Revolutionary War and when many schools and banks are closed in observance.… Read more >

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