Biochrom Ltd. has released the Biochrom 30+ series of amino acid analyzers to identify and quantify free amino acids, as well as the amino acid composition of proteins and peptides. Based on ion exchange chromatography, the series offers rapid protocols that increase sample throughput by cutting analysis time compared with standard protocols. It is PC-operated with user-friendly software to control all functions. It also features column cleaning and repacking services. Applications include detection and monitoring of metabolic disease and inborn errors of metabolism, protein and peptide analysis for pharmaceutical applications, and nutrition and compositional analysis in food, drink and animal feed.