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The Stephen & Nancy Grand Water Research Institute



Exhibitors 2018

Day 2 - 24 January 2018

Poster Session

08:00 – 09:20
09:20 – 09:30
musicause Musical Interlude
09:30 - 10:20
Plenary Session – Regulatory
USP and the Future –Technology and the Modern Compendium of Standards
Dr. Tina S. Morris
Senior Vice President, Science—Compendial Science
USP- United States Pharmacopeia, USA

Chair: Bianca Avramovitch
10:20 - 10:50
coffee Coffee Break
  Hall A Hall B Hall C Hall D
  Session I Session J Session K Session L
  Nanomaterials in Analytical Chemistry I Meet the Regulator Medical cannabis – obstacles, challenges and solutions I Posters Oral Presentations
(Short Oral Presentations)
  Chair: Daniel Mandler Chair: Orna Dreazen Chair: Raphy Bar Chair: Aviv Amirav
10:50 - 11:20

Sensors for Breath and Skin Testing: From Nanomaterials and Surface Modifications to Comprehensive Disease Detection
Hossam Haick
Technion, Haifa, Israel
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Herbal Medicines: Analytical  Requirements According to European guidelines
Ada Grin
The Institute for Standardization and Control of Pharmaceuticals, Israel Ministry of Health
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Comprehensive Metabolic Profiling of Phytocannabinoids: A Step Towards Understanding the Clinical Effects of Cannabis
David (Dedi) Meiri
Technion, Haifa, Israel
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Open Probe Fast GC-MS for Medical Diagnostics and Real Time Drug Pills Analysis

Uri Keshet
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Recent Developments in Electron Ionization LC-MS with Cold EI

Svetlana Tsizin
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel


Swollen PDMS Membranes for Easy Sampling and Compound Enrichment for its GC-MS and LC-MS Analysis
Ksenia Kladchenko
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Mass Spectroscopy for Detecting Epigenetic Variations in Blood Cancer

Tamar Shahal
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Identification of Drugs Containing a Tertiary Amine Side Chain via Oxidation and LC-MS Analysis

Tamar Shamai Yamin
IIBR, Ness Ziona, Israel

Trace Detection of G-Nerve Agents in Various Environmental Matrices Utilizing Derivatization and LC-MS Analysis
Avi Weissberg
IIBR, Ness Ziona, Israel

Poster Session
Meetings with the presenters
in the posters area

11:20 - 11:40

Gas Sensing Based on Carbon Nanostructures
Raz Jelinek
Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
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USP Reference Standards – Recent Developments and Future High Impact Topics
Tina S. Morris
Compendial Science, USP - United States Pharmacopeia, MD, USA

Remote Sensing of Cannabis Flowers: The First Step Towards Accurate Medication
Oded Shoseyov
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Cannabi-Tech Ltd, Jerusalem, Israel
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11:40 - 12:00

EQCM-D: a Versatile Technique for in-Situ Characterization of Energy Storage and Conversion Electrodes
Netanel Shpigel
Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
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Cannabis Characterization and Contaminants; Tools for Testing
Anders Fridström
Merck, Stockholm, Sweden

Syqe Medical: Achieving a Metered Cannabis Inhalation
Tal Lupo
Syqe Medical, Tel Aviv, Israel
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12:00 - 12:20

SPM-Based Nanolithography for (Bio)Sensors
Levi Gheber
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
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q a  Two-Dimensional LC/MS/MS to Reduce Ion Suppression in the Determination of Cannabinoids in Blood Plasma
Sergiou Chernov
Eldan Electronic Instruments, Israel
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12:20 – 12:40

Label-Free Sensing of Infliximab in Full Serum Using Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance (LSPR) in Absorbance Mode
Ron Gill
University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Enschede, The Netherlands

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The latest Developments and Technologies in Cannabis Extraction, Cannabinoids Separation and Encapsulation
Emanuel Stanciu
Dr. Golik Scientific Solutions, Tel-Aviv, Israel
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12:40 - 14:00
lunch Lunch Break and Poster Presentations
13:45 - 14:00 Annual Meeting of the IACS
14:00 - 14:10

Life Achievement Award Ceremony
Chair: Igal Bar Ilan
Best Poster Award & Best Supplier Award
Chair: Aviv Amirav

14:10 - 14:15
musicause Musical Interlude
14:15 - 15:05
Plenary Session

A Contrarian View of US Drinking Water Regulations
Andy Eaton
Eurofins Eaton Analytical, Inc., CA, USA

Chair: Ovadia Lev

15:05 - 15:30
coffee Coffee Break
  Hall A Hall B Hall C Hall D
  Session M Session N Session O Session P
  Nanomaterials in Analytical Chemistry II Pharmaceutical and Bio-Analysis Medical Cannabis – Obstacles, challenges and solutions Water and Environmental Analysis
  Chair: Levi Gheber Chair: Robert Weinberger Chair: Orna Dreazen Chair: Dror Avisar
15:30- 15:50

Advanced Light Scattering Tools for Nanoparticle Characterization
Daniel Some
Wyatt Technology, Santa Barbara, USA

Molecule, Particle, Vesicle? – The New Challenge for Analytical Separation Technologies in Polymer and Protein Characterisation
Gerhard Heinzmann
Postnova Analytics GmbH, Landsberg, Germany

Analytical Testing for the Cannabis Industry: Consumer Safety vs. Regulatory Requirements
Christopher Hudalla
ProVerde Laboratories, Inc., Maryland, USA

Determining Chlorine Isotope Composition in Environmental Organic Pollutants by GC/MS
Anat Bernstein
Ben-Gurion University, Sde Boker Campus, Israel
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15:50 - 16:10

Tracing Nanoparticle Uptake by Plants through Isotopic Labeling
Jayashree Nath
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
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MicroScale Thermophoresis and Nano Differential Scanning Fluorimetry: Using Low-Volume Rapid Innovative Technologies to Accelerate Research in Protein Characterization, Binding Affinity and Stability
Matthias Molnar
NanoTemper Technologies, Munich, Germany

Analysis of Cannabis in Body Fluids: Fitting for Purpose
Michal Rotenberg
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
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Identification and Examination of Removal Efficiency of Six Anti-Cancer Drugs and Medicine Derived from the Oncology Building at Tel 'Ha'Shomer' Hospital
Daniel Zachor
Tel Aviv Univesity, Tel Aviv, Israel
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16:10- 16:30

Functional Nanomaterials Using Phenolic Chelating Molecules as Colorimetric and Biological Sensors
Vinod Kumar Vadivel
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Simplified Sample Prep of Antibodies for Purity Determination by SEC-HPLC Using the Thomson Filter Vials
Sam Ellis
Thomson Instrument Company, USA

Testing and Quality Control for Medical CannabisTesting and Quality Control for Medical Cannabis
Carlos Ferreiro Vera
Phytoplant Research S.L, Spain in collaboration with CannabiMatch LTD, Israel
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A Novel Approach for the Detection and Quantification of Phthalates and Micro-Plastic in Marine Environments
Aviv Kaplan
Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
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16:30– 16:50

Novel Instrument Solution for Content Uniformity Sample Preparation
Jeff Seely
Distek, Inc., North Brunswick, USA


From Cultivation to Cannabis based Products: Analytical Opportunities
Yaron Penn
NEXTAGE Innovation, Israel
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TOC by Wet Chemical Oxidation Meets Total Nitrogen and Phosphorus Determination in a Single Instrument
Rene Nowka
Elementar GmbH, Langenselbold, Germany


Poster Session