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Method Development With Camilla Liscio

Posted on August 11th, 2020

20/08 – 1/3 Method Development With Camila Liscio: Sample Prep 27/08 – 2/3 Method Development With Camila Liscio: Analysis 03/09…


Automated SIFT-MS – Static Headspace Analysis

Posted on May 27th, 2020


Automated Weighing Option: Proving the Accuracy of Automated Sample Prep

Posted on May 20th, 2020


The problem with recycled plastics – a discussion with Unilever and Anatune

Posted on March 31st, 2020

Single use plastics have been a major point for a number of years but many people aren’t aware of the…


Testing Water Shouldn’t Cost (or Taste Like) the Earth

Posted on March 20th, 2020

Have you ever left a glass of water out for a bit too long and found that it tasted a…


Linking Sustainability with Business Priorities

Posted on February 12th, 2020

This document features examples taken from Building A Business Case – Email us for a copy. Constant media coverage on…


RIP Windows 7

Posted on January 14th, 2020

Today is a sad day for many who consider Windows 7 one of the best operating systems to come out…


Analysis of Blood Plasma – Comparing GC-MS and SIFT-MS

Posted on January 9th, 2020


4 Predictions for 2019: A recap

Posted on January 8th, 2020

This time last year we peered our beady eyes into our crystal balls and made some predictions for the year…


Merry Christmas!

Posted on December 20th, 2019

With the Christmas holidays nearly upon us, I wanted to take the opportunity to wish everyone – our customers, our…


Thermal Desorption (TD)-SIFT-MS: A New Approach to Breath Analysis

Posted on December 17th, 2019


Not All Vials Are Created Equally

Posted on November 28th, 2019

How many vials do you use in a year? Do you give much thought to the quality? Or do you…


Autumnal Changes at Anatune

Posted on October 22nd, 2019

Autumn is often a time for change with the night’s drawing in, the leaves turning orange and the woolly jumpers…


We Have an LC-MS!

Posted on October 21st, 2019

We’ve long been pretty widely referred to as ‘those plucky, excellent looking bunch of scientists who stick autosamplers on the…


Drugs of Abuse in Oral Fluids: Automated SPE Extraction and LC-MS/MS Determination Using a Robotic Autosampler

Posted on October 16th, 2019


Automating the Analysis of Methylmalonic Acid in Plasma and Serum Using a GERSTEL MultiPurpose Sampler Coupled to Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry Detection

Posted on September 13th, 2019


Automating the Analysis of Androstenedione and Testosterone in Serum Using a GERSTEL MultiPurpose Sampler Coupled to Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry Detection

Posted on September 13th, 2019


Automating the Analysis of Selected Immunosuppressants in Whole Blood Using a GERSTEL MultiPurpose Sampler Coupled to Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry Detection

Posted on September 13th, 2019


Automated Solutions Using Small Scale SPE to Solve Challenging Applications

Posted on September 11th, 2019


Automated Sample Preparation Methods for Mixing and Centrifugation

Posted on September 11th, 2019


A Revolutionary Approach to the Real-Time Analysis of Breath

Posted on September 5th, 2019

At last, a thermal desorption system is available that can be used with both GC/MS and SIFT-MS and has the…


Some Further Reading for DiLLME on Tour

Posted on September 3rd, 2019

Dates across the country are filling up for our DiLLME tour. Thanks to everyone who’s signed up nice and early….


What You Might Have Missed at the 2019 SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting

Posted on August 21st, 2019

It’s been a few weeks now since the end of the event. Those of you who attended, we hope you…


Sniffing Out Parkinson Disease Using GERSTEL Dynamic Headspace (DHS) and Olfactory Detection Port (ODP)

Posted on August 15th, 2019


DiLLME on Tour

Posted on August 1st, 2019

A chance to learn about Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Micro Extraction Traditional liquid-liquid extraction qualifies as a tried and tested extraction technique….


The CF200 Robotic Centrifuge Certified Solvent Safe

Posted on July 23rd, 2019

Until now, very few centrifuges have been certified as safe for use with flammable solvents. Those that are certified, have…


2019 SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting: Day 2 Round-Up

Posted on July 15th, 2019

As promised, we move onto a round-up of the second and final day of the 2019 SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting….


2019 SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting: Day 1 Round-Up

Posted on July 12th, 2019

And so concludes the 2019 SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting. It was a great showcase of the diversity of how this…


Analysis of Human Cell Lines Using Automatic Tube Exchange (ATEX) and GC-MS

Posted on July 10th, 2019


Automated Thermal Desorption Tube Spiking of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCS) Using GERSTEL Dynamic Headspace Sampler

Posted on July 3rd, 2019


Automated Extraction and Derivatisation for the Detection of Steroids in Blood Using Mitra® Microsampling Devices

Posted on June 26th, 2019


Pharmaceutical Production: From Batch to Continuous Manufacturing

Posted on June 20th, 2019

CMAC have proof of a concept that opens up the possibility to continuously manufacture active pharmaceutical ingredients. This is big…


How Accurate and Precise are SIFT-MS Measurements?

Posted on June 18th, 2019

There is some confusion out there, as to how precise a tool, Selected Ion Flow Tube Mass Spectrometry is. Time…


14 Reasons Why You Should be Using SIFT-MS

Posted on June 13th, 2019

Recently, Mark wrote a blog post on the Multi-Port Inlet (MPI) for SIFT-MS, referring to process monitoring. Since we installed…


SIFT-MS, The MultiPort Inlet and Processes Monitoring – The Ideal Partnership

Posted on May 29th, 2019

People often ask me, Mark, what’s your favourite tube? Is it the London Underground? Perhaps it’s YouTube with its thousands…


Introducing Adam Gladwin to the Anatune Team

Posted on May 28th, 2019

Anatune is pleased to welcome Adam Gladwin on board, as our new Sales Manager. Adam has over 28 years’ experience…


Initial Work for Automation of a BSTFA Derivatisation for Phenolic Compounds in Water

Posted on May 22nd, 2019


Training at Anatune

Posted on May 21st, 2019

In collaboration with our partners, Crawford Scientific, Anatune is hosting two training events in June: HPLC Fundamentals | Tuesday 11th…


Seven Speakers Confirmed for the SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting

Posted on May 15th, 2019

This 2 day event will take place at the Hotel Felix and Anatune on the 9th/10th July 2019, and will…


Anatune in County Westmeath – Save the Date

Posted on May 10th, 2019

Anatune are hosting a demonstration of the GERSTEL MPS Robotic in County Westmeath, Ireland. This one day event will take…


SIFT-MS Interest Group Meeting

Posted on April 25th, 2019

Anatune Ltd and Syft Technologies host the Interest and Discussion Symposium for Selected Ion Flow Tube Mass Spectrometry. This two…


My Pyrolysis Polymer Bible

Posted on April 9th, 2019

Pyrolysis-GC/MS – a powerful yet under utilised technique when it comes to polymer analysis. In my previous life at CRO…


The Smell of Parkinson’s: The Technology Behind the Story

Posted on April 2nd, 2019

A Little Background: We’ve long been promoting the amazing work done by Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB) and Joy Milne…


The New Agilent 8890 Gas Chromatograph

Posted on March 1st, 2019

Anatune’s Alan Lockley and Lisa McGowan attended the launch of the new Agilent 8890 GC in Barcelona last week. Here…


CHROMacademy Giveaway

Posted on February 8th, 2019

Our partners at Crawford Scientific have generously donated two 12-month subscriptions to CHROMacademy for a couple of lucky winners. These…


Comparison of the Agilent 5977B MSD with High Efficiency Source and 7250 Q-TOF for Analysis Using Dispersive Liquid-Liquid MicroExtraction of Semi Volatile Organic Compounds

Posted on February 6th, 2019


Analytical Chemistry – 4 Predictions for 2019

Posted on January 7th, 2019

You can’t change or improve anything without making dependable chemical measurements, so to some degree, predictions in the World of…


CHRISTMAS CLOSURES AND EMERGENCY CONTACT INFO

Posted on December 14th, 2018

Our office closes at 12pm on 24th December, and will remain closed until 8.30am on 2nd January 2019. If you…


Introducing Joe Perkins-Hall to the Anatune Team

Posted on November 22nd, 2018

Anatune is pleased to welcome Joe Perkins-Hall on board, as Account Manager for the North of England. Prior to joining…


Alkane Ladder Characterisation for Retention Time Calibration Using GC-MS Low Energy EI

Posted on November 7th, 2018


Introducing Colin Hastie to the Anatune Team

Posted on October 26th, 2018

Our application laboratory team does some really great work and as a result, demands on our lab grow all the…


The Power of Low Energy EI Ionisation in GC/Q-TOF MS

Posted on October 12th, 2018


7250 GC/Q-TOF: The Quickest Way to Your Molecular Ion

Posted on October 11th, 2018

This is Big News! When you are doing product characterisation, or looking for unknowns in your samples, would you like…


Automated Liquid-Liquid Extraction of Epichlorohydrin Using GC-MS

Posted on October 10th, 2018


Future Technology Protecting the Past

Posted on October 4th, 2018

When you are asked to look behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum, you don’t say no. I was…


What We’re Looking Forward to at BMSS 39

Posted on September 10th, 2018

Marvin Shaw’s Keynote Speech There’s been much talk about the possibilities and limitations of real-time volatile analysis in our industry…


Are you coming to BMSS 2018 in Cambridge?

Posted on September 7th, 2018

BMSS 39 is fast approaching so it’s high time we started looking ahead to what’s going on. First and foremost…


Is Your Lab Ready for its Fifteen Minutes of FAMEs?

Posted on August 14th, 2018

You probably know that the World Health Organisation recommends a low fat diet, limiting saturated fat intake and maintaining a…


Automated Selected Ion Flow Tube Mass Spectrometry (SIFT-MS)

Posted on June 6th, 2018


Automating the Extraction and Analysis of Urinary Free Cortisol Using Instrument Top Sample Prep (ITSP), GERSTEL MultiPurpose Sampler and Agilent LC-MS/MS

Posted on January 25th, 2018


PrepAhead: How to Master Your Time with GERSTEL Maestro Software

Posted on January 24th, 2018


Design of Experiment (DoE) and GERSTEL MultiPurpose Sampler (MPS): a Match Made in Heaven

Posted on January 17th, 2018


Fully Automated Sample Preparation and Analysis of 25-OH-Vitamin D3/D2 and 3-Epi-25-OH Vitamin D3/D2 in Serum Using LC-MS/MS

Posted on December 13th, 2017


Exploring the Biotechnological Potential of Endophytic Fungi Using Online Automated Sample Preparation GC-MS

Posted on December 13th, 2017


Automated Preparation of Stock Standards and Calibrators for LC-MS

Posted on November 29th, 2017


Determination of Hydrocarbons in Fungi Growing Media by Twister TDU-GC/Q-TOF

Posted on November 1st, 2017


Welcoming the Thermal Desorption 3.5 Unit at Anatune

Posted on September 6th, 2017


Automated Forensic Toxicology Solutions: Assurance of High Quality Lab Data When Evidence and Truth Matter

Posted on August 24th, 2017


Drugs of Abuse in Oral Fluids: Automated SPE Extraction and LC-MS/MS Determination Using a Robotic Autosampler

Posted on August 16th, 2017


Automation of Derivatisation Workflows for GC-MS Metabolomics Applications

Posted on March 15th, 2017


The Fully On-line Automation of MOX-TMS Derivatisation for Metabolomics Applications

Posted on November 23rd, 2016


Automated Phospholipid Fatty Acid (PLFA) Analysis Using MIDI’s Sherlock PLFA Analysis Software

Posted on June 15th, 2016


Fully Automated On-Line Folch Extraction and Trans-Methylation of Fatty Acids in Salmon Tissue

Posted on March 24th, 2016


Automated Desorption, SPE Extraction, and LC-MS/MS Analysis of Dried Blood Spots

Posted on February 10th, 2016


Automated Sample Preparation for Metabolomics Studies Using the GERSTEL MPS Dual Head WorkStation. Part 2: Automated Lipid Fractionation Using Solid Phase Extraction

Posted on February 3rd, 2016


Automated Sample Preparation for Metabolomics Studies Using the GERSTEL MPS Dual Head WorkStation. Part 1: Automated Ultrasonic Assisted Liquid Extraction and Filtration

Posted on February 3rd, 2016


Automating Liquid-Liquid Extractions Using a Bench-top Workstation

Posted on January 15th, 2016


Automating Liquid-Liquid Extractions Using an X-Y-Z Coordinate Autosampler for LC-MS/MS Analyses

Posted on December 16th, 2015


What Compounds Can Be Analysed with SIFT-MS?

Posted on March 17th, 2015

A guide to compounds that can be analysed using SIFT-MS.


Voice200Ultra

Posted on March 11th, 2015

Voice 200 Ultra Key Benefits and Specifications


Solutions for Breath Research & Human Health

Posted on March 11th, 2015

Breath Research & Medical Solutions Utilizing SIFT-MS


The Automated Derivatisation and Extraction of Fatty Acids Using the GERSTEL MPS Autosampler and Agilent 7890/7200 GC/Q-TOF

Posted on December 10th, 2014

Precise extraction and measurement is essential for any method used in metabolomics as significant metabolic effects can be observed as…


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