Coronavirus Resources

Instrument Management

  • Shutdown & Startup Procedures - click here
  • Virtual advisor for 24h information resource - click here

Supporting Remote Working

If you are working from home and don't have access to your software, we can help. 

Please use below contact details to contact our Technical and Application Support teams:
HPLC Support
GC/GCMS Support
LCMS Support                                                                                                  
Spectroscopy Support
TOC Support

Remote Learning

Join our webinar series covering the range of techniques including: GC, GCMS, LC & LCMS

The series is split into easy-to-follow sessions covering:

  • Fundamental Principles
  • Hardware Components
  • Data Processing
  • Maintenance & Troubleshooting
  • Method Development

Finance Options

Shimadzu has been a steadfast supporter of the scientific community for 145 years. Now, more than ever, we understand the need to maintain the highest level of support, as you navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s why we’re offering special financing to keep your lab running.

Find out more about our Flexible Finance Options: 

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You can also contact us here or email

Featured Applications



Analytical Technologies for COVID-19 Challenge



Nucleic acid evaluation system


Application Handbook

Solutions for Vaccine Testing



How Safe is Your Mask?


Quality Testing for Quality Protection
- Hand Sanitisiers - 



Quality Testing – Ethanol in Hand Sanitisers


Alsachim COVID-19 Research

Alsachim joins the fight against COVID-19

Joining the fight against the Coronavirus, Alsachim, one of the world leaders in TDM standards organic synthesis, is supporting healthcare actors to respond the urgency caused by the acceleration of clinical trials conducted to find a COVID-19 treatment....[Read more



Method for multiple COVID-19 drugs analysis by LC-MS/MS 


Method for Remdesivir and its metabolites by LC-MS/MS 


Automated LC-MS/MS method with CLAM-2030 for Remdesivir and its metabolites


Determination of Hydroxychloroquine concentration in human plasma by LC-MS/MS Method


LC method for QC of Hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablet



Shutdown & Startup Procedures


Liquid Chromatography


Good practices recommended for shutting down HPLC systems


Starting-up your HPLC system

Liquid Chromatography / Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS)

Extended storage of LC/MS and LC/MS/MS under vacuum


Manual vacuum start-up and shutdown procedures for Triple Quads


Vacuum Procedure for Q-TOF

Software Informatics


Shutting down LabSolutions Client/Server



TOC - Preparing your instrument for shutdown


TOC - Preparing your instrument for start-up

Gas Chromatography


Preparing GC shutdown


How to properly turn on your gas chromatograph

Gas Chromatography / Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)


Preparing your GCMS shutdown




Turning on your GCMS

Elemental Analysis


AA - preparing your instrument for shutdown


ICPE - preparing your instrument for shutdown


ICPMS - preparing your instrument for shutdown

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