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Industry Insights

When Science Leaves the Lab, Microscopy Goes Portable
Industry Insight

Microscopy is a key tool in many areas of research, but what happens when what you want to study is in a remote location, doesn’t transport well or you need instant answers? Well, then the analysis has to go to the sample. We spoke to Andrew Monk, cofounder of ioLight, about ioLight’s conception and what makes it so special.

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Wellness and Illness From a Precision Quantification Perspective
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In this interview, Aaron Hudson, Vice President & General Manager, Global Marketing & Strategy at SCIEX, discusses why precision quantification, specifically quantitative mass spectrometry (MS), is the best approach for measuring the transition from "wellness" to illness.

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BioAccord LC-MS: Making Mass Spectrometry Available to the Masses
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Earlier in 2019, Waters Corporation announced their BioAccord LC-MS System for biopharmaceutical analysis. We spoke with John Gebler, PhD, Director of Strategic Business Development at Waters Corporation to learn more about the BioAccord System and its applications.

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Simple Eye Measurement Helps Improve Outcomes for Brain Injury Patients
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Pupillometry is an ingenious way of assessing brain health by measuring data from patients’ eyes. New technology has helped standardize pupillometry, and these measurements are now helping treat patients with life-threatening brain injuries. We spoke to Kathleen Pierson, Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, at pupillometry leader NeurOptics, to find out more.

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Zika vs Dengue: Minimizing Cross-reactivity in Immunoassay Development
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The Zika virus poses a significant global risk, and there is currently no vaccine or specific treatment available for those infected. Having access to sensitive and specific diagnostic assays is essential to disease management, and in enabling effective research and the development of therapeutics. We spoke to Nick Roesen, Founder and COO of The Native Antigen Company, to learn about the Zika virus immunoassays that have been developed to overcome cross-reactivity with Dengue.

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Colorectal Cancer Blood Test Driven by Immuno-transcriptomics
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By studying gene expression modifications induced by the immune response, Novigenix has developed a blood test for colorectal cancer. This Q&A with Jan Groen, CEO, provides insights on the test, and on the field of study that could revolutionize cancer diagnosis.

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Chewing on the Fat of Food Analysis and Beyond
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To ensure safety and consistency of products within the food industry, continual analysis through the production process is essential. We spoke to Ian Olmsted, from CEM Corporation, about ORACLE, an innovative solution that enables analysts to measure fat in food and much more without the fuss of traditional techniques.

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ASMS Introduces… An Overview of What’s New for 2019
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The 67th American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics is currently in full swing in Atlanta, Georgia. Bringing together over 6,500 scientists from across the globe, companies working in the mass spectrometry field also take this opportunity to share their latest developments and innovations. Here we will take a look at some of the release highlights for 2019.

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DNA Methylation Analysis for Early Detection of Various Cancers
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We recently spoke to Richard Brand, CFO and Dhruvajyoti Roy, Director of Technology from the Laboratory for Advanced Medicine (LAM) to learn more about how LAM is developing methylation-based tests for the early detection and intervention of cancer.

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Why Should Antibodies Be Manufactured Recombinantly?
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Given that bad antibodies are likely to blame for a significant proportion of the reproducibility crisis in science, any efforts to reduce batch-to-batch variability are more than welcome. One company with a plan to help in this area is “Absolute Antibody”, who believe that recombinant antibodies are the way forward. To learn more about making antibodies with recombinant technology, we spoke to Ian Wilkinson, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer.

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