By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies this week said that it has teamed up with the University of Mississippi to test seafood from the Gulf of Mexico for evidence of contamination, pending review by the US Food and Drug Administration. The firm said that researchers at the university are using its 7000 Series GC/MS/MS PAH Analyzer for a new method to test for levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. The new test process is expected to be filed for review with FDA by the end of this month.

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