TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies’ New LC/MS Triple Quadrupole Provides Confident Quantitation and Confirmation for Most Demanding Applications

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SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced a new flagship triple quadrupole mass spectrometer for LC/MS applications requiring the highest sensitivity and robustness. The Agilent 6495 LC/MS Triple Quadrupole system is fully integrated with Agilent’s 1200 series UHPLC systems to deliver turnkey performance. The newest addition to the 6400 LC/MS Triple Quadrupole Series, the 6495 is designed for both routine laboratory analysis and for the most challenging quantitation in life sciences, food and environmental applications.

“We are pleased to introduce this premium product into our 6400 portfolio,” said Lester Taylor, director of Agilent’s LC/MS product marketing. “It provides laboratories with a new standard of sensitivity, robustness and reliability for all types of quantitative analyses.”

The Agilent 6495 LC/MS Triple Quadrupole system is a high-performance instrument that supports quantitative analysis in a range of challenging applications. Environmental and food science laboratories can use it to screen, identify and quantitate multiple pesticide residues. Pharmaceutical researchers can use it for rigorous drug and protein quantitation.

The system is designed for easy setup and operation, and requires less maintenance and downtime than other LC/MS instruments. It will increase productivity and streamline laboratory workflow by providing the highest-quality results at rapid, UHPLC-speed.

About the Agilent LC/MS 6400 Series

The Agilent 6400 Series Triple Quadrupole LC/MS Systems are designed for pharmaceutical labs, ADME/DMPK studies, biomarker validation, clinical research, food safety, forensics toxicology and environmental analyses. They provide unmatched productivity, performance and value for a variety of quantitative analysis needs. For more information on the complete portfolio, visit the 6400 Series LC/MS website.

To find out more about the new Agilent 6495 Triple Quadrupole LC/MS System, visit Agilent’s 2014 ASMS Media Kit where you may also follow the company’s full lineup of ASMS conference programming.

About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) is the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics, electronics and communications. The company’s 20,600 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal 2013. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation is expected to be completed in early November 2014.

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