Author Archives: Steve

PhD opportunity (BBSRC CASE DTP)

New PhD opportunity within our group funded by BBSRC CASE DTP  Volatile Biomarkers in Headspace and Breath for the Rapid Characterisation of Lung Infection Deadline: 17th November 2017 The successful candidate would be co-supervised by researchers at the University of Manchester (Dr Stephen Fowler and Prof Roy Goodacre) and Markes International (Dr Lara Kelly), providing… Read More »

Sniffing out lung infection

  Check out the sniffing out lung infection page on the Biospec website Click here to be redirected to the page You’ll find links to the SfAM magazine article and the two recently published systematic reviews   -W  

Review article published in Metabolomics

We have recently published an open access review in Metabolomics about breath sampling methods. A move towards standardisation in breath sampling is currently being promoted within the breath research community with a view to harmonising analysis and thereby increasing robustness and inter-laboratory comparisons. Access and download it for free HERE Follow our twitter feed for more… Read More »

New paper published in ERJ

Together with experts in the field, we have contributed to a technical standard on breath analysis published by the European Respiratory Society.  Published studies regarding methodology of breath tests were selected, discussed and evaluated. Recommendations for standardisation of sampling, analysing and reporting of data and suggestions for research to cover gaps in the evidence have been… Read More »