bioanalysis

LC-MS in testing of drugs of abuse

According to national statistics published by the government, between April 2020 and March 2021, 275,896 adults came into contact with drug and alcohol services (1). Testing for drugs of abuse can be  used to a) discover drug abuse; b) monitor someone who has a substance abuse problem; c) detect drug intoxication and d) determine the […]

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method development

Publications: Our Academic Work

We are very proud of the academic work we undertake, and we have been assigned authorship on the following articles by our academic collaborators:   C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (CNP) Inhibition of Interferon-γ-Mediated Gene Expression in Human Endothelial Cells In Vitro (click here to read article)   Detection of equine atypical myopathy-associated hypoglycin A in plant […]

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GDPR Update

Bio-Analysis Centre is reviewing and updating our privacy policies to ensure that your stored data is used securely and transparently. Please view our updated Privacy Policy here.  

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deltaDOT’s High Performance Capillary Electrophoresis

The Bio-Analysis Centre offers High Performance (label free) Capillary Electrophoresis (HPCE) system from deltaDOT to its clients. Whilst electrophoresis is the process during which ions undergo movement in a fluid or gel under the influence of an electric field, capillary electrophoresis is a technique that separates these ions based on their electrophoretic mobility with the […]

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Triple-Quad MS Used to Confirm Food Safety

As the global population continues to grow exponentially the demand for food becomes ever more pressing. In order to supply this mounting demand, the world’s crop production must increase through optimised methods, fertilisers, agrochemicals and pesticides. Nonetheless, with strict regulations regarding contaminants including pesticides, mycotoxins and heavy metals the manufacturing of food and drinks must […]

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An Introduction to Solid Phase Extraction (SPE)

Analytical scientists utilise a range of sample preparation tools to aid their method development, how they approach this challenge can significantly impact their success. Solid Phase Extraction (SPE) is a type of sample preparation technology that uses solid particle and chromatographic packing material to chemically separate the different components of a sample. Samples are usually in […]

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Comparative Oncology: The Next Frontier

Back in September, Imogen Lovera from the Bio-Analysis Centre attended a symposium asking the question, what can animals teach us about the biology of cancer? She wrote about what she discovered. The second Oncology Special Interest Group Symposium “Comparative Oncology: The Next Frontier?” was held at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) Camden Campus in London on Tuesday […]

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