This page provides educational resources, events, news and products related to LC-MS techniques and applications, from quantitation, pharmaceutical and food analysis to proteomics and infectious disease research.
LC-MS – Highlights
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4 Steps to Successful Compound Optimization on LC-MS/MS
Chemists need to determine and optimize parameters for instruments to enable detection of novel contaminants. This guide provides an easy reference for compound optimization with LC-MS/MS.
Quantitation in LC-MS
With growing concerns over a multitude of food risks, accurate and sensitive analytical tools are needed to ensure food safety. Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) has become an indispensable method for food safety testing and quality control, capable of detecting and quantifying even trace amounts of numerous contaminants and harmful species in food.
How LC-MS Can Support SARS-CoV-2 Research
In this interview, Kevin Wyndham, senior director of research and development at Waters, highlights how a new LC-MS method could be used to support research both during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
Protein That Promotes Cancer Spread Identified as Potential Treatment Target
A research team has identified a protein that triggers the migration of liver and pancreatic cancer cells and metastasis, and is correlated with shortening the survival time of patients.
Key Techniques in Structural Biology, Their Strengths and Limitations
Structural biology uses a variety of techniques to determine the 3D structures of biomolecules such as proteins, nucleic acids and their complexes. In this article, we consider the key techniques, their role in structural biology, strengths and limitations.
Novel Antioxidants Discovered in Chicken, Beef and Pork
Researchers discovered five types of 2-oxo-imidazole-containing dipeptides (2-oxo-IDPs) using mass spectrometry that exhibit very high antioxidant activity, and were found to be abundant in meat including, beef, pork and chicken.
Applications of Mass Spectrometry in Biopharmaceutical Analysis
This article will review the latest applications of mass spectrometry-based techniques across the stages of biopharmaceutical development and testing.
Fast, Sensitive and Robust Host Cell Protein Analysis
Process development teams need detailed information, via a platform that delivers short gradients to allow the required sample throughput to detect HCPs in a low sub-ppm range.
Waters Corporation Introduces New Test Protocol
Waters Corp announces a new test protocol for its Waters LC/GC Certified Vials along with a new addition to its line of Waters TruView pH Control LC/MS Certified Vials.