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Latest News

FAST DIAS: Dual Inlet Aerosol Switching System
prepFAST: USP <232> <233> ICP/ICP-MS Inline Dilution and Sample Preparation
prepFAST Pharmaceutical: ICH Update
FAST Flame Gold
prepFAST Offline Autodilution: Geo-Chem Soil, Sediment and Rock by 4-Acid Digestion
FAST Flame Copper
prepFAST: Geo-Chem Fire Assay Precious Metals by ICPOES
FAST Flame - Rapid Preparation and Analysis of Soil Samples
prepFAST ICPMS: Environmental
prepFAST-MC Environmental: Bioavailable Trace Metals
seaFAST Automating Seawater Analysis
brineFAST S4: Determination of Trace Metals in High Matrix
hydrideFAST 2 - Increased Sensitivity Through Hydride Generation
Case Study that Highlights the High Throughput Capabilities of SC-FAST for Agricultural Applications with NexION
prep3 Automated Inline Dilution System
prepFAST-MC: Mg, Sr and Ca Isotopes
prepFAST-MC: Fe, Cu, Zn and Cd Isotopes
prepFAST-MC : Lead Extraction for MC-ICP-MS
Automated Determination of PPQ Levels of Thorium in High Purity Copper


Brochures

PLASMATRAX - Automated Sample Identification, Tracking and Introduction System for ICP and ICPMS Analysis
seaFAST - Automating Seawater Analysis
prepFAST-MC - Automating Sample Purification
microFAST S4 - Accurate Determination of Si in Petrochemical Solvents
prepFAST-IC - Chromium Speciation for Toy Materials
prepFAST S - Automated Introduction of Pure Semiconductor Chemicals for ICPMS Analysis
prepFAST Inline Syringe Dilution


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Ultra-trace determination of plutonium in marine samples using multi-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Instrumentation: SC-Micro Autosampler
Author: Patric Lindahla, Miranda Keith-Roachb, Paul Worsfoldb, Min-Seok Choic, Hyung-Seon Shinc and Sang-Hoon Lee
References: Analytica Chimica Acta Volume 671, Issues 1-2, 25 June 2010, Pages 61-69
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Endocytosis of titanium dioxide nanoparticles in prostate cancer PC-3M cell
Instrumentation: SC-2 Autosampler
Author: Kenneth T. Thurn PhD, Hans Arora BS, Tatjana Paunesku PhD, Aiguo Wu PhD, Eric M.B. Brown PhD, Caroline Doty BS, Jeff Kremer BS and Gayle Woloschak PhD
References: Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine Volume 7, Issue 2, April 2011, Pages 123-130
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Developments in analytical technology
Instrumentation:
Author: B. L. Caughlin
References: Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis; May 2010; v. 10; no. 2; p. 137-141
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Arsenic mobility and speciation in a contaminated urban soil are affected by different methods of green waste compost application
Instrumentation: One-FAST
Author: William Hartley, Nicholas M. Dickinson, Philip Riby, Elizabeth Leese, Jackie Morton and Nicholas W. Lepp
References: Environmental Pollution Volume 158, Issue 12, December 2010, Pages 3560-3570
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Mechanisms of yeast contact-killing on dry metallic copper surfaces
Instrumentation: Agilent ICP-MS 7500cx
Author: Davide Quaranta, Travis Krans, Christophe Espirito Santo, Christian G. Elowsky, Dylan W. Domaille, Christopher J. Chang, and Gregor Grass
References: Appl. Environ. Microbiol. doi:10.1128/AEM.01704-10
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Determination of the provenance of prehistoric wood samples by isotopic fingerprinting
Instrumentation: SC-4 Autosampler
Author: Horsky, Monika
References: Diplomarbeit, Universitat Wien. Fakultat fur Chemie
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Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
Instrumentation: FAST sample introduction system
Author: Diane Beauchemin
References: Anal. Chem., 2010, 82 (12), pp 4786-4810
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Validation of ultratrace analysis of Co, Cr, Mo and Ni in whole blood, serum and urine using ICP-SMS
Instrumentation: SC-2 Autosampler
Author: Michael Krachler, Christian Heisel and J. Philippe Kretzer
References: J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 2009, 24, 605-610
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Direct determination of P, V, Mn, As, Mo, Ba and U in seawater by SF-ICP-MS
Instrumentation: SC-2 Autosampler and a six-port valve
Author: M. Paul Field, Michele LaVigne, Kathleen R. Murphy, Gregory M. Ruiz and Robert M. Sherrell
References: J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 2007, 22, 1145-1151
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Bacterial Killing by Dry Metallic Copper Surfaces
Instrumentation:
Author: Christophe Espirito Santo, Ee Wen Lam, Christian G. Elowsky, Davide Quaranta, Dylan W. Domaille, Christopher J. Chang, Gregor Grass
References: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, February 2011, p. 794-802, Vol. 77, No. 3
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Dietary selenium affects host selenoproteome expression by influencing the gut microbiota
Instrumentation: SC-4 Autosampler
Author: Marina V. Kasaikina, Marina A. Kravtsova, Byung Cheon Lee, Javier Seravalli, Daniel A. Peterson, Jens Walter, Ryan Legge, Andrew K. Benson, Dolph L. Hatfield and Vadim N. Gladyshev
References: Published online before print April 14, 2011
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Mechanisms of Contact-Mediated Killing of Yeast Cells on Dry Metallic Copper Surfaces
Instrumentation:
Author: Davide Quaranta, Travis Krans, Christophe Espirito Santo, Christian G. Elowsky, Dylan W. Domaille, Christopher J. Chang, Gregor Grass
References: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, January 2011, p. 416-426, Vol. 77, No. 2
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Reduced utilization of selenium by naked mole rats due to a specific defect in GPx1 expression
Instrumentation: SC-4 Autosampler
Author: Marina V. Kasaikina, Alexei V. Lobanov, Mikalai Y. Malinouski, Byung Cheon Lee, Javier Seravalli, Dmitri E. Fomenko, Anton A. Turanov, Lydia Finney, Stefan Vogt, Thomas J. Park, Richard A. Miller, Dolph L. Hatfield and Vadim N. Gladyshev
References: JBC Papers in Press. Published on March 3, 2011
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Sources of contamination and remedial strategies in the multi-elemental trace analysis laboratory
Instrumentation: SC-Fast System
Author: Ilia Rodushkin & Emma Engstrom & Douglas C. Baxter
References: Anal Bioanal Chem (2010) 396:365-377
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Characterization of the effects of methylmercury on Caenorhabditis elegans
Instrumentation: SC-2 with SC-FAST
Author: Kirsten J. Helmcke, Tore Syversen, David M. Miller III, Michael Aschner
References: Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 240 (2009) 265-272
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Trace Element Profiles in Single Strands of Human Hair Determined by HR-ICP-MS
Instrumentation: SC-FAST flow injection analysis system
Author: Kristin Gellein, Syverin Lierhagen, Per Steinar Brevik, Marte Teigen, Parvinder Kaur, Tajeshwar Singh, Trond Peder Flaten, Tore Syversen
References: Biol Trace Elem Res (2008) 123:250-260
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Do salmon farms increase the concentrations of mercury and other elements in wild fish?
Instrumentation: SC-FAST flow injection analysis system
Author: Jan Ove Bustnes, Torgeir Nygard, Tim Dempster, Tomasz Ciesielski, Bjorn Munro Jenssen, Pal Arne Bjorn and Ingebrigt Uglem
References: J. Environ. Monit., 2011, Advance Article
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Determination of Aluminium and Physicochemical Parameters in the Palm Oil EstatesWater Supply at Johor, Malaysia
Instrumentation: SC-FAST System
Author: M. R. Siti Farizwana, S.Mazrura, A. Zurahanim Fasha, and G.Ahmad Rohi
References: Journal of Environmental and Public Health, Volume 2010, Article ID 615176, 7 pages
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Direct Analysis of Diluted and Undiluted Seawater by HR-ICP-MS
Instrumentation:
Author: M. Paul Field, Jay T. Cullen and Robert M. Sherrell
References: J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 1999, 14, 1425-1431
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Analysis of Selenium in Human Serum by ICP-MS
Instrumentation: SC-FAST autosampler
Author: Furst Medisinsk Laboratorium
References: Furst Medisinsk Laboratorium
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Caenorhabditis Elegans as a Model to Study Molecular Mechanisms of Methylmercury Toxicity
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element 2
Author: Kirsten Jeanne Helmcke
References: Graduate School, Peabody College, and the Jean & Alexander Heard Library
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Hormetic effect of methylmercury on Caenorhabditis elegans
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element 2
Author: Kirsten Jeanne Helmcke, Michael Aschner
References: Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, Volume 248, Issue 2, 15 October 2010, Pages 156-164
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Determination of trace metals in seawater by an automated flow injection ion chromatograph pretreatment system with ICPMS
Instrumentation: Thermo Element XR
Author: Tung-Yuan Hoa, Chia-Te Chiena, Bing-Nan Wanga, Archava Siriraks
References: Talanta. 2010 Sep 15;82(4):1478-84. Epub 2010 Aug 7
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The in vitro effects of selenomethionine on methylmercury-induced neurotoxicity
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element 2
Author: Parvinder Kaur, Lars Evje, Michael Aschner, Tore Syversen
References: Toxicol In Vitro. 2009 Apr;23(3):378-85. Epub 2009 Jan 6
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Improved Performance in the Analysis of Drinking Waters and Wastewaters by U.S. EPA Method 200.8 with an SC-FAST System
Instrumentation: PerkinElmer ELAN 9000
Author: Maura Mahar, Kenneth Neubauer, Zoe Grosser
References: J Environ Public Health. 2010; 2010: 615176
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Determination of PAHs, PCBs, Minerals, Trace Elements, and Fatty Acids in Rapana thomasiana as an Indication of Pollution
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element 2
Author: Jacek Namiesnik
References: J AOAC Int. 2010 Sep-Oct;93(5):1600-8
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Mn2+ regulates myeloma cell adhesion differently than the proadhesive cytokines HGF, IGF-1, and SDF-1
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element 2
Author: Tobias S. Slordahl, Hakon Hov, Randi U. Holt, Vadim Baykov, Tore Syversen, Anders Sundan,
References: European Journal of Haematology, Volume 81, Issue 6, pages 437-447, December 2008
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Land-Atmosphere Exchange of Mercury in Temperate Wetlands
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element XR
Author: Lora M. Smith
References: DAI-B 70/03, p. Sep 2009
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The Transport, Transformation, and Trophic Transfer of Bioactive Metals in an Urban Impacted Buoyant River Plume
Instrumentation: Thermo Finnigan Element & Element XR
Author: Derek D. Wright
References: DAI-B 70/03, p. Sep 2009
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Improved Biomonitoring Method for Multi-elemental Analysis (Cd, Hg, Pb, Se, and Mn) of Whole Human Blood by Inductively Couple Plasma Dynamic Reaction Cell Mass Spectrometry (ICP-DRC-MS)
Instrumentation: SC4-FAST Autosampler
Author: Deanna R Jones
References: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Upgrade of ICP-MS Facilities at the University of Southern Mississippi
Instrumentation: SC4-FAST Autosampler
Author: Alan Shiller
References: National Science Foundation
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Study of the Impact in Using SC-FAST System in Trace Metal Analysis by ICP-MS
Instrumentation: SC-FAST Autosampler
Author: Alain Tremblay
References:
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X Series ICP-MS
Instrumentation: X Series ICP-MS
Author: Thermo Electron Corporation
References: Thermo Electron Corporation, BR40336_E 01/04C 2004 p.11
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7500cs Octopole Reaction System ICP-MS Technical Overview
Instrumentation: Agilent 7500c
Author: Agilent Technologies, Inc.
References: Agilent Technologies, Inc., Technical Overview 5988-9881EN, 08/2003
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Agilent 7500cs Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS) Data Sheet
Instrumentation: Agilent 7500c
Author: Agilent Technologies, Inc.
References: Agilent Technologies, Inc., Application Note 5988-8991EN, 3/2003
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Analysis of Silicon Wafers Using the ELAN DRC ICP-MS
Instrumentation: ELAN DRC
Author: A. F. Porche, Y. Kishi, R. E. Wolf
References: Atomic Spectroscopy, 2003, 24(2): 42
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Determination of Trace Metal Impurities in Semiconductor Grade Phosphoric Acid by High Sensitivity Reaction Cell ICP-MS
Instrumentation: Agilent 7500cs
Author: J. Takahashi, K. Youno
References: Agilent Technologies Inc., Application Note 5988-8901EN, 3/2003
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The Benefits of Dynamic Reaction Cell ICP-MS Technology to Determine Ultra Trace Metal Contamination Levels in High Purity Phosphoric and Sulfuric Acid
Instrumentation:
Author: K. Kawabata, Y. Kishi, R. Thomas
References: Atomic Spectroscopy, 2003, 24(2): 57-65
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DRC-ICP-MS Analysis of Various Chemicals Used in the Semiconductor Industry
Instrumentation:
Author: K. Kawabata, Y. Kishi
References: Atomic Spectroscopy, 2003, 24(2): 66-72
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Effect of Plasma Parameters on the Analysis of the Semiconductor Process
Instrumentation:
Author: Y. Kishi, K. Kawabata
References: Atomic Spectroscopy, 24(2): 46-48
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Determination of Trace Metal Impurities in Semiconductor-Grade Hydrofluoric Acid
Instrumentation: Agilent 7500s
Author: A. Gutierrez, J. Takahashi, T. Gluodenis
References: Agilent Technologies Application Note 5988-5421EN, 3/2002
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Uranium in Urine: Quantification and Isotope Ratio Determination
Instrumentation: Thermo Scientific ELEMENT 2
Author: ThermoFinnigan
References: Element2 Application Flash Report No. E17, 2002
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High-precision Ru isotopic measurements by multi-collector ICP-MS
Instrumentation:
Author: H. Becker, C. Dalpe, R. J. Walker
References: Analyst, 2002, 127(6):775-780
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Lithium Isotope Measurements Using Neptune Multi-Collector ICP-MS
Instrumentation: Thermo Scientific NEPTUNE
Author: ThermoFinnigan
References: Neptune Application Flash Report No. N2 2001
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Nd AND Hf Isotope Measurements Using a Double Focusing Multicollector ICPMS
Instrumentation: Thermo Scientific NEPTUNE
Author: ThermoFinnigan
References: Neptune Application Flash Report No. N1, 2001
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Determination of Trace Elements in Clinical Samples by High-Resolution ICP-MS
Instrumentation: Thermo Scientific ELEMENT 2
Author: ThermoFinnigan MAT GmbH
References: Element2 Application Flash Report No. E9 (2001)
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Determination of Ultra Trace Elements in Liquid Crystal by High Resolution ICP-MS
Instrumentation: Thermo Fisher Scientific ELEMENT 2
Author: ThermoFinnigan MAT GmbH
References: Element2 Application Flash Report No. E8, 2001
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Determination of Ultratrace Elements in Semiconductor Grade TMAH Developer
Instrumentation: Finnigan ELEMENT 2
Author: ThermoFinnigan MAT GmbH
References: Element2 Application Flash Report No. E7, 1999
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High Precision Determination of Sr/Ca and Mg/Ca Elemental Ratios in Massive Coral Skeletons
Instrumentation: Finnigan ELEMENT2
Author: H. Kuhnert
References: ThermoFinnigan MAT GmbH, Element2 Application Flash Report No. E6, 1999
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High Precision Measurement of Magnesium to Calcium and Strontium to Calcium Elemental Ratios
Instrumentation: Finnigan ELEMENT2
Author: ThermoFinnigan MAT GmbH
References: Element2 Application Flash Report No. E4, 1999
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Variation in Molybdenum Content Across Broadly Distributed Populations of Arabidopsis thaliana Is Controlled by a Mitochondrial Molybdenum Transporter (MOT1)
Instrumentation: SC-2 autosampler and Apex-Q
Author: Ivan Baxter, Balasubramaniam Muthukumar, Hyeong Cheol Park, Peter Buchner, Brett Lahner, John Danku, Keyan Zhao, Joohyun Lee, Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Mary Lou Guerinot, David E. Salt
References: February 2008 Issue of PLoS Genetics
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