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Webcasts
Webcasts - A Microfluidic Toolbox for Nucleic Acid Based Diagnostic TestsA Microfluidic Toolbox for Nucleic Acid Based Diagnostic Tests
Holger Becker, Microfluidic ChipShop GmbH, speaking at Advances in Biodetection & Biosensors 2014
Webcasts - Applied Molecular Genetics for Improved Crop YieldsApplied Molecular Genetics for Improved Crop Yields
Cristobal Uauy, John Innes Centre, speaking at AgriGenomics World Congress 2013.

Market Reports
Analytical Instrument Market in the US 2014-2018
Infinity Research

TechNavio's report focuses on the US and has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
Chromatography Resin Market by Application, Techniques & Type - Trends & Forecast to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The chromatography resin market is expected to grow at a decent pace during the coming decade driven by its increasing application in monoclonal antibody production and food analytics.
Chromatography Accessories and Consumables Market by Types, Technology & End-users - Trends & Global Forecasts to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The chromatography accessories and consumables market demands significant investments in R&D in order to constantly come up with new and innovative products and technologies.
Food Diagnostics Systems Market, Consumables Market & By Geography - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The food diagnostics market size is projected to increase with rising concerns over food quality and safety, and the implementation of stringent regulations on food safety and foodborne illness prevention.
Chromatography Reagents Market By Type, Bed Shape, Mobile Phase, Separation Mechanism & End User - Global Forecasts to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The market is expected to witness a high growth due to high demand of chromatography reagents in the growing pharmaceutical market.
Atomic Spectroscopy Market by Technology & Application - Competitive Landscape, Global Forecasts & Trends to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The global atomic spectroscopy market was valued at an estimated $4.02 billion in 2013 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.4%.
Molecular Spectroscopy Market by Technology & Application - Forecast to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

Over the years, the molecular spectroscopy market, comprising instruments, consumables, and services, has witnessed various technological advancements. These advancements have led to a growth in the number of molecular spectroscopy applications.
Mass Spectrometry Market by Technology & Application - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018
MarketsandMarkets

The global mass spectrometry market witnesses high competitive intensity as there are many big and small firms with similar product offerings. These companies adopt various strategies to increase their market shares and to establish a strong foothold in the global market.
Security Technologies in Biotechnology
RI Technologies

The report serves as a guide to security technology industry for biotechnology applications, covering more than 350 companies that are engaged in security technology/products and services.
Polylactic Acid
RI Technologies

This market insight report provides market analytics by form, and by application. The market is divided by form into films & sheets, coatings, fibers and other; and by Application into food, textile, medical, and other.
Scientific News
Using LC-MS to Analyse Sulfonamides in Food Grade Honey
Sulfonamides are one of a number of groups of chemicals whose presence in honey is limited by international regulations.
Foodborne Pathogen Detection Speeds Up Dramatically
Next-generation sequencing techniques allow rapidly identification of strains of salmonella, quickening responses to potential outbreaks.
Reimagining UHPLC
To learn more about the new Vanquish UHPLC system from Thermo Fisher Scientific we spoke to Wulff Niedner, Director of HPLC Product Marketing.
Salmonella Relies on Single Food Source to Stay Potent
Study suggests genes needed for nutrient could be attractive drug target to fight infection.
Boron Tolerance Discovery for Higher Wheat Yields
Adelaide scientists have identified the genes in wheat that control tolerance to a significant yield-limiting soil condition found around the globe - boron toxicity.
First Direct Evidence of Plants in Neanderthal Diet
Although heavy on meat our prehistoric cousin's diet also included plant tissues, such as tubers and nuts.
Sensor Detects Harmful Bacteria on Food Industry Surfaces
A new device designed to sample and detect foodborne bacteria is being trialled by scientists at the University of Southampton.
Common Bean Critically Important to the Global Food Supply
The bean genome sequence provides powerful tools to improve critical food crop.
Harvesting Sunlight to Help Feed and Fuel the World
Three U.S./U.K. funded projects have been awarded a total of almost $9 million in additional funding to continue research projects aimed at improving the efficiency of photosynthesis.
Humanity's Overall Environmental Footprint is Not Sustainable
Substantial, fundamental changes in the world economy are required to reduce humanity's overall environmental footprint to a sustainable level.
Business News
Waters Acquires REIMS Technology
Rapid Evaporation Ion Mass Spectrometry technology has been investigated for clinical diagnostic, microbiology and food safety applications.
FDA Issues Guidance on Use of Nanotechnology in Food Production
The three final guidances and one draft guidance provide greater regulatory clarity for industry on the use of nanotechnology in FDA-regulated products.
Dairy Farmers Should Alternate Pesticides to Kill Flies
Flies spread disease and a host of pathogens that cost farms hundreds of millions of dollars in annual losses.
New York Secures $3.4M to Bolster Food Research
Funds will go toward the $13M needed to modernize the Fruit and Vegetable Processing Pilot Plant, Phase I of the proposed $47M Agricultural Science Research Laboratory project.
UK Diet and Health Research Awarded £4M
Funding awarded to six projects investigating diet and health to enable the food and drink industry to meet the needs of UK consumers.
New Zealand, Singapore Collaborate on Food and Nutrition Research
Five research projects awarded joint grant in areas such as consumer insights, and infant and maternal nutrition.
ASMS 2014 Overview
We take a look at some of the major new product announcements from ASMS 2014.
Cornell University at Forefront of Dairy Safety Outreach
Cornell’s Food Science Dairy Extension Program faculty and professionals are helping New York cheesemakers and dairy producers provide safe, high-quality products for consumers.
New Farm Bill Funds Available for Research to Fight Citrus Greening
$31.5 million being allocated to test various ways to combat disease threatening U.S. citrus industry.
Change of Management at Packaging Technology
Appointment of Joachim Dittrich as head of the Liquid Food business unit.

Events
IUPAC International Congress o
10 Aug 2014
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16 Oct 2014
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Food Analysis Congress - Safet
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Lab Innovations 2014
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ePosters
Automatic Characterization of Lipids Using Charge Remote Fragmentation Ions and Peaks Characteristic of Fatty Acid Fragmentation From MALDI MS/MS Data
(1)PREMIER Biosoft, Indore, India; (2)PREMIER Biosoft, Palo Alto, U.S.A; (3)AB SCIEX, Darmstadt, Germany; (4)AB SCIEX, Framingham, U.S.A.

Automated identification of lipids using CRF ions and high energy MS/MS fragment ions and novel software.
Automatic Characterization of Lipids Using Charge Remote Fragmentation Ions and Peaks Characteristic of Fatty Acid Fragmentation From MALDI MS/MS Data
(1)PREMIER Biosoft, Indore, India; (2)PREMIER Biosoft, Palo Alto, U.S.A; (3)AB SCIEX, Darmstadt, Germany; (4)AB SCIEX, Framingham, U.S.A.

Automated identification of lipids using CRF ions and high energy MS/MS fragment ions and novel software.
Intact Protein LC-MS: How to Overcome the Challenges?
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Purpose: Facilitate intact protein LC-MS without compromising performance.
Methods: Construct prototypes of integrated column and sprayer dedicated for intact protein separations and compare performance.
Results: Three prototypes have been directly compared and all showed good protein separations, each with their unique area of strength.
Instant Connect Gas Sampling Valve Module Introducing a New Flexibility in Gas Sampling for GC and GCMS
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Purpose: We present a newly developed gas sampling valve module for the Thermo Scientific™ TRACE™ 1300 Series Gas Chromatograph (GC).
GC-MS/MS Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Green Tea Extracted by QuEChERS with Acetonitrile as Final Solvent
Thermo Fisher Scientific

This poster describes the analysis of several challenging pesticides from green tea samples using GC-MS/MS and acetonitrile as final extraction solvent. The compounds analysed are representatives of various classes of pesticides, such as carboxamids, OC, OP, pyrethriods, aromatic, phenylamides.
Determination of Veterinary Drug Residues in Milk by GC/MS and GC/ECD
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Purpose: Develop a rapid, sensitive method for determining amitraz and its metabolites in milk.
Methods: Samples were hydrolyzed in acidic condition and extracted with hexane. After derivativation, the samples were analyzed by GC-ECD or directly by GC-MS.
Results: The results show that GC-MS determination of amitraz and its metabolites is rapid and sensitive.
GC-MS Comparison of Lavindin Grosso Oil Obtained by Steam Distillation and SFE
Miami University Middletown

Oil was extracted from Lavindin Grosso using steam distillation and using supercritical fluid extraction (SFE). Multiple analyses of the same extract demonstrated repeatability of the analytical method. The variability between batches of distillate bracketed the composition obtained by SFE. The differences among the oils could be attributed more to where the lavender was grown than to the extraction method.
Purification of Synthetic Oligodeoxynucleotides via Catching by Polymerization
Michigan Technological University

This poster describes new simple methods for oligodeoxynucleotide purification without chromotography.
Identification and classification of antifouling compounds secreted by anti MIC microorganisms. A metabolomic analysis.
University of Burgos, INBIOTEC, CSIC and ACCIONA Infraestructuras, Spain

BIOCORIN project, aims to develop a green alternative to the coatings and solutions used up to date for MIC corrosion control. Some of the results of this project are presented here, with the identification of several relevant antifouling compounds secreted by environmentally isolated anti-MIC strains of microorganisms via a metabolomic approach.
Chemometrical optimization and fast determination of debittering of table olives by means of capillary electrophoresis
Univesity of Burgos, Spain

Table olives require a thorough process of debittering in order to achieve the organoleptic quality of olives before consumption. Capillary electrophoresis offers several advantages to the determination of the bitter responsible compound oleuropein in table olives, such as speed, reduced amount of solvents and reagents, small amount of sample, high efficiency and lower costs.
Application Notes
Simple sample preparation for the determination of vitamin D in serum by LC-MSMS
Tecan Group Ltd.

A growing number of laboratories have moved from the use of immunoassay methods to liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MSMS) for the determination of vitamin D. The advantage of the latter method is unparalleled specificity combined with high sensitivity, offering the potential for the determination of multiple analytes, such as 25OH-vitamin D3 and 25OH-vitamin D2.
Automated Sample Preparation of 25-OH-Vitamin D3/D2 from Serum with the AC Extraction Plate and the Tecan Freedom EVO® for the quantification by LC-MS/MS
Tecan Group Ltd.

There is an increasing demand for the determination of Vitamin D status which is based on the quantification of the two metabolites 25-OH-Vitamin D3/D2. Numerous laboratories have moved from the use of immunoassay methods to liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) because of its specificity combined with high sensitivity. Moreover LC-MS/MS offers the potential for multianalyte determination which is required for Vitamin D status determination.
Can LC-MS/MS Be Used in Horse Meat Detection?
AB SCIEX

Following the Food Standards Agency’s announcement that horse and pig DNA had been identified in beef products sold by several supermarket chains, further testing has revealed widespread incidences of such contamination. This application note details a rapid, robust, sensitive and specific LC-MS/MS assay for the simultaneous detection of horse meat and the banned substance phenylbutazone (BUTE).
Determination of sodium in margarine manufacture
Metrohm AG

This application note describes the determination of the total sodium content of precursor solutions used in margarine manufacture.
Determination of sodium in soy milk
Metrohm AG

This Application Note describes the determination of the total Sodium content in soy milk products. The methodology may also be applied to the determination of Sodium in milk from cows, goats, and sheep.
ORAC Assay for the Determination of Antioxidant Capacity in Foods
Tecan Group - Products

Measuring oxygen radical absorbance capacity with the Infinite® 200 PRO multimode reader.
Oxidation Stability of Sweet Almond Oil
Metrohm AG

This application note outlines the determination of the oxidation stability of sweet almond oil using the Rancimat method.
Oxidation Stability of Walnut Oil
Metrohm AG

This application note outlines the determination of the oxidation stability of walnut oil using the Rancimat method.
Oxidation Stability of Instant Noodles
Metrohm AG

During the production process instant noodles are deep-fried, which enables a quick preparation for the consumer. Due to the high fat content of instant noodles, up to 22%, they can get rancid.
Oxidation Stability of Peanut Oil
Metrohm AG

This application note outlines the determination of the oxidation stability of peanut oil using the Rancimat method.
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