Bioclinical Analysis Blog

Forensic Analysis of Cocaine and its Metabolites in Hair Samples

Cocaine is one of the most commonly abused recreational drugs, with an estimated 16.5 million people or 0.35% of the worldwide population abusing the substance. Detection of its use can be performed in several biological matrices such as blood,...

Identify rapidly evolving novel psychoactive drug substances faster

Capture traces of tomorrow's drugs today and identify rapidly evolving novel psychoactive drug substances faster with this eBook from Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Analyse drugs of abuse and novel psychoactive substances in a forensic lab

Dr. Giampietro Frison of the Laboratory of Environmental Hygiene and Forensic Toxicology discusses how he effectively manages his growing load of forensic toxicology cases.

Simple method for the detection of controlled substances in blood samples

This technical note from Thermo Fisher Scientific describes the detection of controlled substances in blood samples using the VeriSpray ion source with TSQ Altis MS for clinical research and forensic toxicology.

How to perform better GC for forensic analysis

Separation Science, in collaboration with Agilent, presents an application note demonstrating the versatility of its 8890 gas chromatography (GC) system that enables you to work smarter with autonomous monitoring, remote connectivity, and other...

Opioids — choosing the best solution for your laboratory

Do you need help with your sample preparation for synthetic opioids analysis? If so, this on-demand webinar will help you achieve your goal and find the best solution for you laboratory.

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New perspectives and technology in pyrolysis GC-MS

Would you like to simplify method development for pyrolysis GC-MS? If so, this webinar outlines the benefits of a filament-based pyrolyzer that offers the advantages of both platinum filament and furnace-based designs simplifying method...

Discover new developments and advances in forensics and toxicology

Separation Science, in collaboration with its sponsors GERSTEL, SCIEX and UCT has developed its fifth online eSeminar focusing on advances in forensics and toxicology, which is now available to view on-demand. With a varied programme delivered by...

A simple dilute-and-shoot method for the analysis of fentanyl and its analogues in human urine by LC-MS/MS

This application note from Restek presents a simple dilute-and-shoot method that provides a fast 3.5 minute analysis of fentanyl and related compounds (norfentanyl, acetyl fentanyl, alfentanil, butyryl fentanyl, carfentanil, remifentanil, and...

Characterising cannabis extracts using flow-modulated GC×GC–TOF MS/FID

This study demonstrates the use of flow-modulated GC×GC to analyse complex cannabis extracts, with simultaneous detection by TOF MS for confident identification and FID for robust quantitation.

Rapid Forensic Analysis of Fire Debris using Headspace Sampling onto Sorbent Tubes with TD–GC–MS

Markes International has produced an application note describing the analysis of ignitable liquid residues (ILRs) from fire debris, using static or dynamic headspace sampling onto sorbent tubes, in conjunction with thermal desorption–gas...

Introduction to NBOMe Compounds — Their Prevalence in Forensic Casework, Effects and Toxicity

Would you like to learn more aboout the N-(methoxybenzyl)-phenethylamine (NBOMe) compounds, their prevalence in forensic casework, effects, and toxicity? Do you need to understand the analytical processes used for these compounds using FTIR...


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