10 April 2014
|In this Issue
|LC Troubleshooting: LC Method Scaling: Gradient Separations
In the latest installment of LC Troubleshooting John Dolan focuses on the proper scaling of gradient methods. He asks if scaling isocratic separations is so simple, why is gradient scaling so confusing? More...
|Fast Little Column for MAbs
|Agilent Bio-Monolith Protein A columns enable fast, accurate MAb titer analysis over a wide concentration range with minimal plugging from cell debris. Don’t be put-off by the funny shape; you’ll be surprised what this fast little column can do. Get application note and request free trial.
|Two-Dimensional LC in Pharmaceutical Analysis: Advantages and Challenges
Two-dimensional liquid chromatography has moved from academia into industry. In two new short video interviews, Kelly Zhang of Genentech talks about the advantages gained by developing a two-dimensional LC method for analyzing impurities in pharmaceuticals, as well as the challenges in developing the method. More...
|LCGC Europe at the 38th International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography (ISCC) and the 11th GC×GC Symposium
The 38th International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography (ISCC) will be held at the Palazzo dei Congressi, in Riva del Garda, Italy, from 18–23 May 2014. The four-day event will feature recent findings from leading academic and industrial experts in the form of lectures and posters. LCGC Europe will be present as Platinum Sponsor during the entire event and welcome you to join us at our booth located in the Exhibition Hall to discuss past, present, and future mutual relationships. More...
|Eberhard Gerstel Prize Awarded to Jakob Haun
The Working Group Separation Sciences of the Analytical Division of the German Chemical Society has awarded the Eberhard Gerstel Prize to Jakob Haun, a doctoral student at the Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology (Duisburg, Germany) for an outstanding research publication. More...
|Solutions to Your Challenges in Ion Chromatography
|We all know that chromatography is full of complexity. The Chromatography Solution Center is here to help. Check out this month’s installment of the Ion Chromatography section, featuring Practical and Popular Sample Prep Techniques for IC, Speciation Applications Summary IC, IC webinar, application note, white paper, and more. Learn more
|Application of Pyrolysis–Gas Chromatography–Mass Spectrometry for the Identification of Polymeric Materials
In this article, application examples of analytical pyrolysis hyphenated to GC–MS for the identification of different polymeric materials in the plastic and automotive industry, dentistry, and occupational safety are demonstrated. For the first time, results of identification of commercial light-curing dental filling material and a car wrapping foil by pyrolysis–GC–MS are presented. More...
|A Look to the Future
Incognito discusses the impending technological singularity of analytical chemistry. Is it time to take back control from the machine? Do you agree with Incognito’s views? Let us know what you think! More...
|The First SEC-MALS detector for UHPLC
The µDAWN™ is the world’s first multi-angle light scattering (MALS) detector that can be coupled to any UHPLC system in order to determine absolute molecular weights and sizes of polymers, peptides, and proteins. Learn more
| 38th ISCC and 11th GC×GC
The Symposia will be held May 18 - 23, 2014 in Riva del Garda, featuring recent findings from leading academic and industrial experts in the form of lectures and posters.
| DIOXIN 2014 in Madrid
The 34th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) – DIOXIN
2014 – will be held in Madrid, Spain from
August 31 to September 5, 2014. The Dioxin symposium is the leading international
conference for scientists, regulators and
companies to present recent advances in all
areas of Halogenated Persistent Organic
Pollutants, with the aim to protect human health
and ecosystems from POPs.
|High Resolution MS Screening and Quantitation Method for Contaminants in Dietary Supplements
|The CHROMacademy Essential Guide Webcast: GC–MS Ionization Processes
|Editors’ Series: Investigating the Potential Impact of Hydraulic Fracturing on Private Well Water Quality
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