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Agilent provides best-in-class technology solutions for laboratories in life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. These features provide examples of how Agilent partners with customers to create a better world together.

2015-01-28

Making children's toys safer

Phthalates are plasticizers. They are used by manufacturers to make plastics more flexible, durable and softer. They can also disrupt hormones in humans, particularly children...
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Making children's toys safer
2015-01-28

Keeping dioxins out of our food

Dioxins and dioxin-like compounds have been linked to developmental problems, immune system damage and cancer.
If no precautions are taken, these toxic compounds can be released into the environment during industrial processes such as...
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Keeping dioxins out of our food
2014-12-16

Addressing the Need For Better Cancer Diagnostics

October was breast cancer awareness month. But within Agilent's diagnostics and genomics business area, the focus on breast cancer and improving its diagnosis is something we always prioritize. Accurate breast cancer diagnosis is important as...
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Addressing the Need For Better Cancer Diagnostics
2014-08-01

Keeping our drinking water safe from contaminants

Like you, Agilent is committed to ensuring the quality of our water supply. Like you, we understand that this essential resource is both limited and in jeopardy. Clean water sources are running dry, chemical contamination threatens existing supplies, and emerging hazards are being recognized...
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Keeping our drinking water safe from contaminants
2014-08-01

Helping scientists to discover new therapeutics faster

Today’s sophisticated LC/MS technologies give you new levels of sensitivity that can dramatically improve your understanding of a small molecule drug or biotherapeutic. Easy access to these complex technologies can be the key to faster drug discovery...
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Helping scientists to discover new therapeutics faster
2014-08-01

Improving our quality of life through integrated biology

The complexity of real biology continues to present enormous challenges to researchers seeking answers that can improve our quality of life.  Genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics are widely used throughout industry and academia, and they have greatly contributed to our understanding...
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Improving our quality of life through integrated biology