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Pharmaceutical Counterfeiting — A Clear And Present Danger By Donald J. Dobert, ATL
Pharmaceutical counterfeiting is the perfect crime. The "drug supply channel" is ill equipped to prevent it. Counterfeiting is a dangerous and growing problem. The number of counterfeiting "attacks" are on the rise, the products targeted are on the increase, and the techniques are becoming more sophisticated.
This presentation illustrates the benefits of Gas Chromatography-TOFMS for drug confirmation in urine, including the ability to acquire full range non-skewed mass spectra at fast acquisition rates essential for high-throughput analysis in a single injection.
Pasteurization is a thermal treatment applied to foods to destroy pathogens. Within R & D flavors laboratories, new flavors and additives are tested for heat stability prior to being used in new formulations and production.