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How to get QC on every sample

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How to get QC on every ICP-OES sample – without making up any extra solutions

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Introducing the Antibody

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Antibodies are a vital part of the immune system, playing a key role in our ability to fight infection and in the efficacy of vaccinations. However, that’s not where their utility ends. Find out about what antibodies are, where they come from, how they function and how science is putting them to work in the laboratory.

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Microwave Plasma Atomic Emission Spectroscopy

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Introduced commercially in 2011, microwave plasma atomic emission spectrometry (MP-AES) offers a unique alternative to inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES) and atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS).

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Big Data: Why Researchers Should Look for Depth, Not Breadth

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In the world of scientific and medical research, big data is often touted as the way we will solve some of our biggest questions and treat as yet untreatable diseases. But is more data really better? And what do we need to do to make the most out of all this information?

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Accidental Discoveries That Changed The World

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Reactions takes a look at the history of science and the many major discoveries that came accidentally, sometimes from recognizing potential in an unexpected product or waste, others from pure desperation from a seemingly dead-end experiment.

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US Clean Air Policies To Protect Humans Are Saving Birds Too

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US pollution regulations meant to protect humans from dirty air are also saving birds. So concludes a new continentwide study that found improved air quality under a federal program to reduce ozone pollution may have averted the loss of 1.5 billion birds during the past 40 years.

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Mechanisms of Telomere Protection Are Unique in Stem Cells
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According to a new study, the mechanisms of telomere protection are unique in stem cells.

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Gut Hormones’ Regulation of Fat Production Abnormal in Obesity
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A new study has found that a hormone released after eating turns off fat production by regulating gene expression in the liver.

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Basketball on the Brain: Sports Study Examines How We Process Surprise
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The most exciting moments in sports are often linked to surprise, an unexpected change of circumstances that abruptly shifts the anticipated outcome of the game. Neuroscientists decided to capitalize on these moments to study how human brains process surprise.

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Advances in Medicinal Chemistry

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Medicinal chemists play a crucial role in drug discovery through the selection, synthesis and testing of a myriad of compounds. Recent advances in technologies are set to accelerate their progress.

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The Future of Cannabis Testing
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Cannabis products are becoming accepted as a medical treatment and a mainstream recreational product, with dozens of countries allowing legal or decriminalized use. Reliable analytical methods are critical to ensuring consistent dosing, efficacy, and safety.

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Gas Chromatography
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In this article, we bring together resources from the across the site on gas chromatography, how it works, its pairing with downstream techniques and what its applications are.

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ICP-OES – ICP Chemistry, ICP-OES Analysis, Strengths and Limitations
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Inductively coupled plasma-optical emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES) is an analytical technique that is used to identify the atomic composition of a sample. In this article we will explore how the technique works, what it tells us, strengths, limitations and common problems, and how it compares to other techniques in this analytical niche.

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