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Carry the Day with No Carryover

LC designed to reduce carryover to your satisfaction


Carryover is a phenomenon where you see a peak from the previous injection remaining in the current injection. When basic compounds are analyzed with a typical C18 column, their peak shape can become deformed (e.g., tailing) due to nonspecific interactions with residual silanols on the surface of the packing materials.

LC/MS/MS is one of the most powerful techniques for a quantitative assay due to its superior selectivity and sensitivity. Having a high quality HPLC system to reduce carryover and ensure high throughput is essential for today’s laboratory.

Download this resource now to learn more about a future without carryover, courtesy of Shimadzu.