Waters Blog: Blogging about What's Possible - Part 52

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Analysis of Microcystins in Bottled, Tap, and Surface Water with 2D-LC Technology

By January 12, 2015

Algae bloom is the result of a rapid accumulation of cyanobacteria in freshwater and other ecosystems. Their presence is predominantly linked to excess nutrients (fertilizers) from water runoff. In some instances, harmful blooms can pose… Read more >

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High-Speed, High-Resolution Analysis of Low Molecular Weight Polymers

By January 12, 2015

Gel permeation chromatography (GPC) is a well-established, informative method for characterizing polymers. However, while a great amount of information can be obtained using this technique, there are inherent limitations to this type of analysis. Columns… Read more >

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Make the Most of Your CDS Data

By January 9, 2015

Are you being asked to reduce laboratory costs and increase laboratory efficiency while ensuring your data meets regulatory expectations? The amount of data being produced by your chromatography data system (CDS) increases every year. Being… Read more >

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Enantioseparation and detection of triazole fungicides in wheat grain and wheat straw using Convergence Chromatography and mass spectrometry

By December 30, 2014

The safe use of crop protection products is of paramount importance to the agricultural chemicals manufacturing industry. Extensive studies and trials are carried out in support of product registration. These studies ensure that any risks… Read more >

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Waters keeps pace with bioanalysis market through EBF

By December 12, 2014

The European Bioanalysis Forum (EBF) is a non-profit organization comprised of bioanalytical scientists working within the pharmaceutical and CRO industries. EBF’s mission is to gather like-minded scientists to tackle the issues and challenges facing the… Read more >

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Discovery OMICS for Food Authenticity Testing

By December 8, 2014

There is increased concern regarding the authenticity of basmati rice throughout the world. For years, traders have been passing off a lesser quality rice as the world’s finest long-grained, aromatic rice, basmati, in key markets like… Read more >

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Killing the cancer while keeping the patient healthy: ADCs

By November 19, 2014

One of the opportunities for personalized medicine is that by targeting a disease, can you eliminate the side effects of the cure? Antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) are one next-generation therapeutic approach that may have an… Read more >

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Increasing Efficiency of Method Validation with Waters Empower 3 Method Validation Manager (MVM)

By November 12, 2014

Empower® 3 Method Validation Manager (MVM) allows you to perform chromatographic method validation, from protocol planning through final reporting, in one application. Recently, we sponsored a webinar showing ways you can streamline your workflow throughout… Read more >

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Analysis of Beta-Blockers at Low Levels of Concentration

By November 12, 2014

Beta-blockers block the action of β-adrenergic agonists at the β-receptors in the cells of heart muscle and other tissues of the sympathetic nervous system. Legally, beta-blockers are primarily prescribed for the management of hypertension, angina,… Read more >

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The Elephant in Your Laboratory

By November 3, 2014

It’s a critical part of your laboratory. It contributes to the overall productivity and is the foundation to simplify your overall operations. Everyone is acutely aware of its day-to-day challenges, has common concerns, and can… Read more >

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