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Simplifying Quality Control in Production and Manufacturing - Combining Microscopy and Chemical Analysis

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With electronics imbedded in so many products, researchers, engineers, and technicians need to be able to determine the visual quality and chemical composition of components quickly, accurately, and cost-effectively. But is the industry overlooking potentially better solutions to achieve this?

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Using Analytical Chemistry To Put an End to Corked Wine

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The sound when the cork “pops” out of the bottle is satisfying isn’t it? But what disappointment if at that very first sip the off flavors of a faulty wine hit your tongue. In this article we are going to focus on cork taint, what it is, how analysts detect it and ways to prevent it.

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Spot Sample Preparation Mistakes Before They Ruin Your Results

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Did you put the acid in before you digested your samples? Did you put the right acid in?

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Leading the Charge in the Cryo-EM Resolution Revolution

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See how cryo-EM advances are changing scientific research, particularly in cell and drug discovery studies, and the role that precision instruments are playing in this.

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Lab-Forward Trade-In Program

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We’ve made trading in your current chromatography, mass spectrometry and elemental analysis instruments faster and easier than ever before.

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Turning Dirty Old Cooking Oil Into Biodiesel Now Much Easier

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Researchers have developed a powerful, low-cost method for recycling used cooking oil and agricultural waste into biodiesel, and turning food scraps and plastic rubbish into high-value products.

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Copolymer Attracts, Captures and Destroys Toxic PFASs
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Researchers have demonstrated that they can attract, capture and destroy PFAS. Using a tunable copolymer electrode, engineers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign captured and destroyed perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances present in water using electrochemical reactions.

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Be Exacerbated by High-Sugar Diet
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A new study points to sugar - particularly the glucose found in high fructose corn syrup developed by the food industry in the 1960s and then increasingly used to sweeten soft drinks and other foods - as a prime suspect of IBD.

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Toxic "Forever Chemicals" Under-Investigated and Under-Regulated
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Tomorrow, at the Geological Society of America’s 2020 Annual Meeting, a technical session will help bring PFAS to national attention. Presentations will discuss how PFAS are released into the environment, transported through groundwater, river, and soils, and partially remediated.

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The Secret to Detecting SARS-CoV-2 Is in Our Sewage
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Wastewater-based surveillance can detect cases of COVID-19 efficiently in large populations, both early and in asymptomatic individuals. This buys public health official precious time to act.

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Techniques for Oligonucleotide Analysis
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In this article, we discuss the current techniques that are available for oligonucleotide analysis.

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ICP-MS — ICP-MS Instrumentation, ICP-MS Analysis, Strengths and Limitations
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Inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS) is a flexible chemical analysis method that can be tailored to meet the demands of a wide variety of industries. In this article, we explore how it works, what it tells us, it's strengths and limitations and how it compares to other techniques in this analytical space.

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What's Your (Metabo)Type? Metabolomics and the Pursuit of Personalized Nutrition
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How do we use the information obtained from metabolomics approaches to move towards personalized nutrition? That's the focus of this interview with Professor Lorraine Brennan, Conway Fellow and principal investigator at the University College Dublin Institute of Food and Health.

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The Close to Home Issue of Humidifiers and Indoor Air Quality
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We have all heard about air pollution and how it can be detrimental to our health, the deterioration of air quality caused by factories, cars, and energy production. But there may be a source of air pollution in your home that you weren't expecting.

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The Coronavirus Pandemic
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On December 31, 2019, the first cases of a novel coronavirus were identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Here, we curate a collection of news and content related to what has become the COVID-19 pandemic.

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