Agilent Technologies Receives Innovation Award for Multiple Heart-Cutting Solution

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 17, 2015

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that The Analytical Scientist magazine has recognized the Agilent 1290 Infinity II 2D-LC solution with multiple heart-cutting as one of most transformative technologies introduced last year.

The magazine's editorial board, along with a panel of independent experts, chose the winners.

Agilent's fully automated solution was cited for its ability to easily decouple first- and second-dimension liquid chromatography runs. "Good to see that relatively complex/challenging analytical flow technology can be automated in a robust way," the magazine concluded.

"The Agilent 1290 Infinity II 2D-LC solution with multiple heart-cutting boosts analytical efficiency with superior peak capacity compared to conventional solutions for ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography," said Stefan Schuette, vice president of Agilent's Liquid Phase Division. "It improves laboratory efficiency by providing unmatched ease of use."

The award-winning solution includes newly designed hardware and intuitive software for easy method setup, system control, online monitoring and novel data analysis.

To learn more about Agilent's flexible and reliable solutions for multidimensional liquid chromatography, visit

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