Monthly Archives: August 2015

A Food Safety Student’s Guide to Food Data Sharing

Food industry leaders have announced a major change in how food product information databanks will be shared in 2016. The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN, or GS1) is a data…

A Day in the Life of a Regulatory Affairs Specialist

A regulatory affairs specialist is a living link between his or her employer, its products, and larger regulatory agencies. In the pharmaceutical industry, a regulatory affairs specialist’s role is indispensable,…

Researchers Find that Combining Common Chemicals Can Lead to Cancer

Many of the substances we come across in our daily lives are not dangerous on their own. However, an international team of scientists recently revealed that combining several common chemicals…

An Introduction to the Fundamentals of Ultrasound

Since the 1950s, ultrasound technology has been used by medical professionals around the world to diagnose various conditions and illnesses. Ultrasounds, which are typically performed by certified professionals, help doctors…