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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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The New Axcend Focus LC Wins Bronze Pittcon Excellence Award from Pittcon Today

SALT LAKE CITY and ORLANDO, Fla. — March 1, 2018 — The newly announced Axcend Focus LC™ liquid chromatograph from Axcend™ has won a Bronze Pittcon Excellence Award from Pittcon Today magazine (in the under $10 million category). Pittcon Today is the official magazine of the Pittcon conference and exposition, the premier annual event for…

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New Startup Axcend Announces the Axcend Focus LC — A Small, Lightweight, Mobile Gradient Liquid Chromatograph Designed to Transform Chemical Analysis

Designed from the ground up as a nano-flow liquid chromatograph, the Axcend Focus LC measures ~30x20x20cm, weighs ~5.4kg (12 lbs.), operates on battery or electrical outlet power, and delivers visual/statistical output to any Web-connected smartphone, tablet or personal computer with 100X greater sensitivity and as little as 1/500th the volumes of solvents and waste SALT…

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Serial Inventor, Dr. Milton Lee, and Serial Entrepreneur, Glen Mella, Join Forces to Form Axcend and Revolutionize the Liquid Chromatography Market

SALT LAKE CITY and PROVO, Utah — February 20, 2018 — After decades of breakthrough work in a variety of analytical techniques utilizing capillary chromatography, Dr. Milton Lee has joined forces with Glen Mella (a long-time serial entrepreneur and successful venture-backed business executive) to form Axcend — a company dedicated to revolutionizing the liquid chromatography…

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