Process Analytical Technology (PAT) and Chromatographic Methods

Process Analytical Technology

Author: Chad Eichman, PhD – BioPharmaceutical Global Marketing Manager Continuous manufacturing of a biologic drug product is the most efficient method for production in the biopharmaceutical industry. By avoiding batch Continue Reading

Llamas Could be the Key for a Universal Flu Vaccine

flu vaccine

Llamas, the world’s wonderfully, spitting, pack animal, might be the answer to the illness that resulted in an estimated 80,000 American deaths last winter, which was the highest number in 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

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

Nobel Prize in Physics 2018—First Woman Winner in 55 Years

Nobel Prize in Physics

This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics winners not only made exceptional strides in their field, but also break down barriers and records. Donna Strickland, a Canadian physicist, has been awarded Continue Reading

Most Influential Man in Chromatography – Dr. Lloyd R. Snyder

Lloyd R. Snyder

American chemist, Dr. Lloyd R. Snyder, contributions led to uncovering principles of liquid chromatography, applying them in articles, short courses, and books, has passed away on September 20th, 2018 at 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