Lab Compare, September 2022

N-nitrosamines are a diverse group of organic compounds that may increase the risk of certain types of cancer in humans and have been shown to cause tumours in the liver, lung, nasal cavity, oesophagus, pancreas, stomach, bladder, colon, kidneys, and central nervous system. This article looks at the detection and identification of nitrosamine impurities using a thermal energy analyser and how it offers a rapid way of identifying contaminated pharmaceutical and other consumer products. Read the full article here.