Movantik™ (naloxegol) is a relatively new medication used to treat opioid-induced constipation (OIC). The drug is a PEGylated derivative of naloxol, a metabolite of naloxone (Figure 1); however, the literature does not support the presence of naloxone as a metabolite of naloxegol1.
Gabriel, age 9 was diagnosed with Osteo-Sarcoma (bone cancer) earlier this year. He has undergone several surgeries and several rounds of chemo therapy. He underwent an above the knee amputation of his right leg in 2016...
Ever since I was a little girl I have been extremely passionate about animals and our planet. I feel it is our duty to protect the voiceless and our only home. I have been heavily involved with animal advocacy since I was a young teenager.
How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods
Michael Rummel has held the position of chief operating officer at InSource Diagnostics, an independent laboratory that focuses on medication monitoring and compliance testing, for several years. Since graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2005, Michael has pursued a career working in the analytical and clinical sciences. He has expertise in analytical chemistry assay development specifically with liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry, assay optimization, and sample preparation optimization and development.
Dan Kassel, PhD, the Director of Science and Technology for InSource Diagnostics presents ground breaking research into the area of small volume/micro sampling at the MSACL conference in San Diego. Utilizing only a few drops of blood, a proof of concept assay for opioid detection was demonstrated.
As a growing company, one of our goals is to give back to the community and to causes that are important to us. We have recently donated to the "AFRICA MAASAI CELEBRATION" sponsored by a former co-worker of Sky's. She will live and work with the Maasai tribe to make a difference.
Giving back to our community is one of the core values of our company. We were excited to support Foothill Unity Center, an amazing local charity that donates food to families in need for the Thanksgiving holiday. Every member of our Monrovia based crew donated their time to this wonderful cause. Happy holidays everyone!
When analyzing urine specimens for pain management compliance, it is important to identify any illicit substances that may put both the patient and physician at risk. Find out more about false-positive results...