Analytical

Biological Purity | Potency Assays

Biological purity and potency assays are procedures used by laboratories studying medicine, pharmacology, or other biological process, to assess or measure the presence of a substance, referred to as an […]

Analytical

Urine Drug Toxicology Testing

Most drug toxicology testing is performed on urine samples, as most drugs are broken down and excreted through urine. Testing can also be done on blood, however concentrations of drugs […]

Analytical

Western Blot Test

The Western Blot Test is an immunoassay, or chemical test, used to detect certain proteins in blood or other tissue samples. The test is performed by creating artificial antibodies that […]

Analytical

Cell-Based Assays

Cell-based assays are done to predict the response an organism will have to a drug, this is most often determined by measuring physiological response. These assays are commonly used to […]

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Protein Characterization | Protein Identification

Protein characterization is a term used to describe the process of identifying physical, chemical and biological properties of a protein. Many techniques exist to perform protein analysis. Before proteins can […]

Analytical

Non-destructive Testing

Non-destructive testing (NDT) is a group of analytical techniques the technology industry uses to understand, evaluate, and determine properties of a material in an effort to assure that both structural […]

Analytical

What is XRD Analysis?

XRD analysis, short for x-ray diffraction analysis, is an analytical technique used for identification of crystalline material. XRD can provide information such as cell dimensions, atomic arrangement, size, phase, etc. […]

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What are the different types of Chromatography?

From paper chromatography, to column chromatography to gas chromatography, there are different types of Chromatography.  Chromatography is a way to separate mixtures into their parts. It is performed by passing […]