Cannabis GC-FID Method Development

GC-FID

Explore our newest method development application focusing on the determination of residual solvents and terpenes in cannabis by GC-FID. Below is a snippet from our recently published technical note by Continue Reading

Terpenes, Insecticide, and a LaCroix Lawsuit

Terpenes

Terpenes, Insecticide, and a LaCroix Lawsuit By Scott Krepich, Food and Environmental Application Scientist Terpenes are a diverse class of organic compounds that can be found in many plants and Continue Reading

Synthetic Astaxanthin and the Salmon Controversy

Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin: A Molecule That Allows You See Through Rose-Colored Glasses Author: Badaoui Omais, Ph.D. Astaxanthin is a red pigment originally contained in marine sources like algae and plankton. This molecule can Continue Reading

Tips to Improve LC/MS Sensitivity in Your Lab

Help! I Need More LC/MS Sensitivity! Author: Christina Dyczewski, Executive Account Manager – LC Specialist It seems like these days all LC/MS users are looking for the same thing – greater Continue Reading

Food Safety Concerns Loom this Thanksgiving with Salmonella Outbreak

Thanksgiving Turkey Salmonella Outbreak

Thanksgiving and turkey are somewhat synonymous. Can’t really have one without the other! However, this Thanksgiving, the showstopper bird might be missing from some tables across America. Federal food and Continue Reading

LC-MS/MS Method for Determination of NDMA and NDEA in Valsartan

Valsartan

By: Philip J. Koerner, Ph.D. – Global Industry Manager – Pharmaceutical The Korea Food and Drug Administration (KFDA), in cooperation with SCIEX Korea, has recently published an official LC-MS/MS method using Continue Reading

Breaking Ground on Male Infertility Research with Rachel McBrinn PhD(c)

male infertility research

We are always on the hunt for amazing, breakthrough research that our customers are conducting. Rachel McBrinn PhD(c) working at Abertay University Research Laboratories is no exception. She has fully dedicated Continue Reading

Sitting with Scientists: Srinivasa Rao, PhD. – The Ion Exchange Guru

Srinivasa Rao, PhD.

Interview with Srinivasa Rao, PhD., Senior Scientist at Phenomenex An accomplished scientist in monoclonal antibody and protein analytical development, purification, and characterization, and has also designed columns, applications, and method Continue Reading

Canada Goes Cannabis: MSC and Phenomenex Take On New Heights

MSC mobile lab

Molecular Science Corp (MSC) and Phenomenex join together to take on Canada’s newest industry – Cannabis. As of October 17th, 2018, the production, distribution, sale, and possession of cannabis will Continue Reading

Beekeeper Trains Bees to Produce Cannabis-Infused Honey

cannabis-infused honey

French beekeeper, Nicholas Trainer, has reportedly attempted to combined the health benefits of both cannabis and honey by training bees to produce cannabis-infused honey from the plant’s flowers. Trainer has Continue Reading