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Axcend to Hold A Free HigherEd Webinar this Thursday, April 30

PROVO, Utah — April 28, 2020 — Axcend® will hold a free webinar this Thursday (April 30) for educators and researchers interested in learning how the Axcend Focus LC® can be used in both classroom and research settings in higher education. This HigherEd webinar will begin at 12noon Mountain Time (2pm ET / 1pm CT /…

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Axcend® and Microsaic Systems Enter a Worldwide Integration and Joint Marketing and Sales Agreement

The new agreement allows both parties to combine the robust and compact Mass Spectrometry (MS) systems from Microsaic with the hand-portable and powerful high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) systems from Axcend. The combo LC/MS solutions give scientists a clear advantage for small footprint, easy-to-use and cost-competitive analytical options. PROVO, Utah and WOKING, England — February 27,…

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30-Year Chromatography Sales Leader, Ross Hansen, Joins Axcend as VP, Sales

New global sales executive says the Axcend Focus LC is the “most exciting HPLC system of the last three decades” PROVO, Utah — July 16, 2019 — Axcend® today announced that Ross Hansen has joined the company as its Vice President, Sales. In his executive role with the company, Hansen is responsible for leading and directing…

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Axcend Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer, Dr. Milton L. Lee, Receives the 2019 Giorgio Nota Medal from the Italian Chemical Society

Milton L. Lee, Ph.D. received the prestigious 2019 Giorgio Nota Medal from the Italian Chemical Society yesterday afternoon during the 43rd annual International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography (ISCC), held this year in Fort Worth, Texas. Recipients of the Medal are recognized for significant achievement in capillary liquid chromatography. In connection with the Medal presentation, Dr. Lee also presented a lecture titled “Portable Capillary Liquid Chromatography” after the Medal ceremony.

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Dr. Milton L. Lee, Axcend® Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer, Receives the Prestigious 2019 ACS Award in Analytical Chemistry

“Milton L. Lee, Ph.D. (Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer of Axcend) received the Prestigious 2019 ACS Award in Analytical Chemistry from the American Chemical Society during its national meeting last week. Presenting the Award to Dr. Lee is Bonnie A. Charpentier, Ph.D., current president of the ACS (left), and Michelle V. Buchanan, Ph.D., Deputy for Science and Technology at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (right).”

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Axcend® Corporation Execs and Scientists to Deliver Six Presentations at Pittcon 2019

PROVO, Utah and PITTSBURGH, Pa. — March 14, 2019 — Axcend® today announced that its executives and scientists will deliver six presentations, symposia and public demonstrations next week during the Pittcon 2019 Conference and Exhibition. During Pittcon 2019, Axcend will also conduct real-time demonstrations in Booth #1538 of its now shipping Axcend Focus LC®: a…

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The Axcend Focus LC® is Now Shipping — Axcend’s Shoebox-sized, High-Performance Liquid Chromatograph Transforms HPLC Science for Analytical Chemists Worldwide

By creating a 16-pound HPLC that measures 7.9×9.1×12.6-inches, Axcend® has opened a new world of analytical chemistry use cases for scientists interested in UV-absorption capillary detection. The Axcend Focus LC® also utilizes a unique, easy-to-use compact cartridge system with single or dual on-column detectors for easy set-up, operation and improved sensitivity. “Live” Axcend Focus LC…

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Professor Milton L. Lee, Axcend Corp. Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer, Receives the Prestigious 2018 Csaba Horváth Memorial Award

The Csaba Horváth Memorial Award is presented annually by the Connecticut Separation Science Council (CSSC) to a top separation scientist, someone whose work “exemplifies and will continue to provide for the advancement of separation science in the future.” PROVO, Utah and ORANGE, Conn. — October 22, 2018 — Axcend Corporation today announced that its Co-Founder…

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Axcend Wins Two 2018 Best of State Awards

Dr. Milton L. Lee (Axcend Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer) received the 2018 Inventor Best of State Award in the Science & Technology category, while Dr. Lee and Axcend received the 2018 Small Business Innovation Best of State Award SALT LAKE CITY — May 23, 2018 — Axcend today announced that it has won two…

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Dr. Milton L. Lee, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer of Axcend, will Deliver the Opening Lecture at the 42nd International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography

Dr. Lee’s address on “Novel Column Technologies for Portable Capillary Chromatography” will be presented tomorrow, May 15, at the prestigious conference being held at the Congress Centre in Riva del Garda, Italy; Dr. Lee and Axcend will also spotlight the awardwinning, portable Axcend Focus LC high performance liquid chromatography system (HPLC) in booth #26 during…

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