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Waters GlycoWorks RapiFluor-MS Kit Now Available in a 24-Sample Format

December 16, 2015
By Business Wire News


Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) today announced a new 24-sample option for its highly acclaimed GlycoWorks™ RapiFluor-MS™ N-Glycan Kit. The new format processes 24 samples – eight at a time – and opens the door further to laboratories that want to begin realizing the benefits that RapiFluor-MS brings to glycan analysis.

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Depending on a laboratory’s sample preparation needs, the Waters® GlycoWorks RapiFluor-MS N-Glycan Kit is now available in either a 24-sample or 96-sample format. The RapiFluor-MS labelling reagent yields enhanced MS sensitivity that is 100 to 1,000-fold greater than current approaches. It also supports a simple, robust protocol for routine laboratory use that incorporates the ACQUITY® QDa® mass detector.

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With the RapiFluor-MS N-Glycan Kit, laboratories are developing one-hour deglycosylation and labeling methods that once took 24 hours or more. This video describes how one of those laboratories completely transformed their monoclonal antibody glycoprofiling methodology.

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Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) develops and manufactures advanced analytical and material science technologies for laboratory dependent organizations. For more than 50 years, the company has pioneered a connected portfolio of separations science, laboratory information management, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis systems.

Waters, ACQUITY, QDa, GlycoWorks, and RapiFluor-MS are trademarks of Waters Corporation.

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