Technical Tip: Split Peaks

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Immunotherapy: A Groundbreaking Development in Cancer Treatment

When Jimmy Carter announced his cancer diagnosis in August, the public’s predictive prognoses were grim. The former U.S. president was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma after scans revealed cancerous spots on his liver and four tumors on his brain.

Technical Tip: Fronting Peaks

Scientists aren’t perfect. Nobody is. In our Technical Tips, we can solve your most debilitating issues—from mechanics to methodology—together.

Real Life Application: Peppermint

“I used to think peppermint was an ‘old person’ flavor when I was a kid,” a colleague recently remarked. “Now I’m hooked.” If it’s been a few decades since you tried peppermint, I suggest you do it now. It’s delicious! And good for you.

Technical Note Spotlight: Analyzing Metabolites of Synthetic Cannabinoids

In this Technical Note, a new targeted metabolomic approach is described for assessing human synthetic cannabinoid exposure and pharmacology in blood and urine samples.

Cryogenics: A Questionable Practice with Analytical Purpose

On October 19, Chelsea Ake-Salvacion was busy closing up shop at a cryotherapy spa. Alone and worn out from a long day, she decided to enter a cryochamber and soothe her sore muscles before heading home.

“They Must Like Me ‘Cause I’m Sweet!”: NMSU Discovers Surprising Mosquito Repellent

Stacy Rodriguez, a researcher at New Mexico State’s Molecular Vector Physiology Lab, had always heard the legend that mosquitos were more attracted to people wearing fruity, floral fragrances.

Technical Note Spotlight: Neonicotinoid Analysis from Honey

Everyone knows that bees produce honey from flower nectar, but are you aware of the extensive work that goes into such a delectable creation?

Technical Tip: Choosing & Changing Syringe Wash Solvents

Scientists aren’t perfect. Nobody is. In our Technical Tips, we can solve your most debilitating issues—from mechanics to methodology—together.

Halloween Hang-Up: Navigating the Rise in Childhood Food Allergies

Do you look around—perhaps during PTA meetings or your nephew’s birthday party—and realize there are more kids with potentially lethal food allergies than you ever noticed growing up?