The Column-05-24-2010

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The development of an ultra-sensitive gas chromatographic technique has enabled a team of researchers from the University of Derby, UK, to detect cocaine at picogram levels from forensic swabs.

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Ten miles off the Californian coastline, at the bottom of the Santa Barbara channel, domes rise from the Pacific Ocean floor. A paper published on-line in the journal Nature Geoscience identified these as a series of unusual underwater volcanoes.

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June 01, 2010

Ireland?s National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) and Waters have announced a collaboration that will create the first database for glycan analysis by UPLC.

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May 27, 2010

By using a metabolomic approach, a group of researchers have described some key differences between stem cells and mature cells as well as metabolites associated with the transition between the two.

This article aims to demonstrate a novel accelerated method development approach to develop HPLC and/or UPLC methods

Prediction systems for chromatographic retention times.

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May 24, 2010

This month Incognito reflects on his own laboratory's strategies for column care and shares their working practices for increasing the longevity of each column and preventing degradation.