Year - 2016 Blog

Critical Analysis in the Field

Photo of the Torion T9 portable GC-MS system

Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrophotometry has long been used to provide analytical information for many types of organic analyses. Most often you think of a laboratory environment with controlled conditions. But more recently over the last decade, a new branch of use has evolved, where ruggedly constructed instruments can be taken out of the lab and out into the field. Instruments like the Torion T-9, an on the go lab from PerkinElmer.

Why Water Equals Life

Droplets of water beaded up on a leaf

Water is an essential part of life, we cannot live, the organisms of the world, cannot live without it. But no one was really sure when it comes to protein water dynamics, why water is key to life as we know it.