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0Skills for a new scientist – from Chad Briscoe

In line with the final month of nominations for this year’s New Investigator Award, three leaders in bioanalysis reflect on their careers and give advice to new scientists in the early stages of their own career. In this final installment, Chad Briscoe (PRA Health Sciences) discusses the skills that are important for success.

Automation

Automation in Chinese bioanalytical CROs for sustained competitiveness and growth

Validation of an integrated series of ligand-binding assays for the quantitative determination of antibody–drug conjugates in biological matrices

Automation in Chinese bioanalytical CROs for sustained competitiveness and growth

Chromatography

Hybridizing LBA with LC–MS/MS: the new norm for biologics quantification

Developments in LC-MS applications – A commentary by Faye Vazvaei on the recent LC-MS spotlight survey

Hybrid LBA-LC/MS assays for protein bioanalysis: a good idea for so many reasons

Clinical

Ultrasensitive microfluidic chip could improve diabetes diagnoses

New sensitive assay could potentially improve detection of prion diseases

Portable breath sensor rapidly measures specific breath components

Collaborations and Mergers

Building partnerships with other CROs

Introducing our Quality Assurance feature in collaboration with the SQA BASS

Press release: Envigo opens its doors for business on 21 September

Data Processing / Interpretation

Interview with Roland Staack (Roche) on the nomenclature for large molecule assays recently developed at Roche

What will be the topic for our final Spotlight of 2016? You decide!

Potential milestone reached in noninvasive detection of prostate cancer

Drug Discovery and Development

Sensitive assays enable detection of serum IgG antibodies against Clostridium difficile toxin A and toxin B in healthy subjects and patients with Clostridium difficile infection

Interview with Roland Staack (Roche) on the nomenclature for large molecule assays recently developed at Roche

Interview with Patrick Bennett (PPD) on the challenges of biomarker assay development and the development of guidelines for such assays

Forensic

Fingerprints: biological samples for identification of sex and, potentially, more

Method developed to uncover the age of a fingerprint

Technique may allow forensic scientists to distinguish between identical twins’ DNA

Imaging

New microfluidic devices engineered for longer shelf-life

2015 White Paper on recent issues in bioanalysis: focus on new technologies and biomarkers (Part 3 – LBA, biomarkers and immunogenicity)

A Matrix Toolbox for MALDI Imaging Mass Spectrometry

Ligand-binding

Hybridizing LBA with LC–MS/MS: the new norm for biologics quantification

New analytical application of antibody-based biosensor in estimation of thyroid-stimulating hormone in serum

Hybrid LBA-LC/MS assays for protein bioanalysis: a good idea for so many reasons

Mass Spectrometry

Development and validation of HILIC–ESI/MS/MS methods for simultaneous quantitation of several antipsychotics in human plasma and blood

Large-scale implementation of sequential protein and peptide immunoaffinity enrichment LC/nanoLC–MS/MS for human β-nerve growth factor

Hybridizing LBA with LC–MS/MS: the new norm for biologics quantification

Other

Automation in Chinese bioanalytical CROs for sustained competitiveness and growth

New sensitive assay could potentially improve detection of prion diseases

New microfluidic devices engineered for longer shelf-life

Regulated Bioanalysis

Electrically stimulated liquid-based extraction techniques in bioanalysis

Considerations for evaluation of accuracy, parallelism and reagent lot-to-lot variability in single and multiplex biomarker ligand binding assays

Interview with Roland Staack (Roche) on the nomenclature for large molecule assays recently developed at Roche

Sample preparation, extraction & collection

Nanofiber sensors can detect disease biomarkers in exhaled breath

Paper-based immunosensors: the future of HIV diagnoses?

Electrically stimulated liquid-based extraction techniques in bioanalysis

Sports Drug Testing

Analytical challenges and solutions in doping control: a perspective from the Swedish Doping Control Laboratory

Printing nanomaterials with plasma: the future of biological sensor manufacturing?

Reining in doping in the horse racing industry

Toxicology

Multiple stage MS in analysis of plasma, serum, urine and in vitro samples relevant to clinical and forensic toxicology

Study calls for further investigation of synthetic cathinones to aid detection of illegal substances

Bioanalytical procedures and developments in the determination of alcohol biomarkers in biological specimens