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The Quest for Maximum LC Performance: A Well-Packed Column Bed

By April 26, 2021
packed column

As chromatographers seek maximum separation performance on their liquid chromatography (LC) systems, a key factor is the use of LC columns with an optimally packed column bed density. Solid-core columns manufactured with strict quality control… Read more >

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Recent Trends in Beverage Testing – Vitamins

By April 19, 2021
beverage testing

Driven by the global COVID-19 pandemic, consumers increasingly seek food and beverages that support immunity and health. As a result, the global functional beverages market is expected to grow to $158 billion in 2023. Waters HPLC and UPLC solutions enable reliable, accurate, and efficient testing methods to ensure that finished beverage products meet manufacturers’ specifications and nutritional label claims.

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

By March 26, 2021
PCR Primer Probe

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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Biopharma’s Future: Next-Generation LC-MS Workflows for Peptide MAM

By March 18, 2021
LC-MS workflows for peptide MAM

The development of biotherapeutics continues to accelerate with their potential to revolutionize disease treatment in areas not adequately addressed by small molecule therapeutics. However, the complexity of these macromolecules and the range of potential modification… Read more >

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Embracing Analytical Techniques Into Regulated Laboratories

By March 2, 2021
biopharma compliance

To ensure compliance success in a changing regulatory landscape, laboratories must continually adapt. Learn how the compliant-ready Waters BioAccord LC-MS platform helps biopharma address the additional compliance challenges posed by the field’s complex analytical instruments.

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New ACQUITY PREMIER Solution Reduces Variability for Metal-Sensitive Analytes

By February 10, 2021
ACUITY PREMIER

Waters’ new ACQUITY PREMIER Solution is designed to reduce variability associated with metal-sensitive analytes and eliminate time-consuming tasks like LC system and column passivation.

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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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Answering the Call with Compliance-Ready LC-MS Solutions for Oligonucleotide Analysis

By December 11, 2020

Oligonucleotides, or short strands of DNA or RNA, continue to increase in popularity. In addition to their essential role as primers and probes in the expanding clinical DNA testing and diagnostics market, they’re also seeing… Read more >

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Tools for Chromatographic Success: Three Ways to Support Data Quality in Routine Analysis

By December 3, 2020

Avoiding the pitfalls of data quality and integrity in the Pharma QC laboratory while running routine analyses is an ongoing challenge. Regulatory violations are frequently a result of a lack of complete data, suspect data,… Read more >

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