The Column-07-15-2011

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July 28, 2011

Poplar buds could hold untapped potential as an ingredient in anti-ageing skin creams, a study has found.

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July 26, 2011

Responding to widespread recalls of potentially harmful phthalate?tainted food and beverages in Asia, AB Sciex has provided food safety investigators with a new method to identify the harmful plasticizer.

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July 21, 2011

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York, USA, have developed a new technique that allows researchers to collect large amounts of biochemical information from nanoscale bone samples.

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July 19, 2011

The collaboration between the UK?s Health Protection Agency (HPA) and Thermo Fisher Scientific has led to a significant development in mapping the proteome of the organism responsible for the recent E. coli outbreak in Europe.

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A combination of static and dynamic headspace analysis is described for routine profiling of both abundant and trace compounds in alcoholic beverages containing dry extract.

EPA Method 1664, Revision A describes the determination of oil and grease from liquid (typically water) samples.

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Incognito has a well-deserved rant about the difficulties that he's experiencing in tracking down the ideal candidate!