Liam Lister

Liam is the LC-MS/MS team and Thomson suite manager at Fera. As team manager, his role is to ensure the efficient deliver of results for around 70000 samples a year analysed by LC-MS/MS, from food safety to environmental fate.

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  • Area of expertise
    Analytical Chemistry
  • Years of experience
    11
  • Highest qualification

Liam is the LC-MS/MS team and Thomson suite manager at Fera. As team manager, his role is to ensure the efficient deliver of results for around 70000 samples a year analysed by LC-MS/MS, from food safety to environmental fate. The team utilises a range of different LC-M/MS instruments ranging from Quattro Ultimas to Sciex 5500 Qtraps with 19 instruments in total. The majority of the work delivered is routine veterinary medicines, pesticides, mycotoxins & environmental fate but they are also equipped and experienced in dealing with more complex & bespoke R&D.

Liam has worked at Fera for over 11 years starting as a laboratory assistant in 2007 with the Veterinary Medicines team. He was then promoted to assistant analytical chemist in 2008 working in the packaging and food contact materials area for 5 years. During this period Liam was given the opportunity to move around the food area delivering on specific projects in Mycotoxins, Metals and Trace Elements as well as Food Authenticity.

Liam then spent a year working in the Organic environment contaminants team before then gaining promotion into the LCMS team were, he worked for 4 years before then becoming the manager of the team.

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Food authenticity services

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Services

Liam and their team work with customers to deliver the following services within Fera...


Food Contact Materials Testing

Our work involves targeted and non targeted analysis of known and unknown migrants. Analysis can be carried out in complex matrices (foods, food simulants and food contact materials and articles) utilising a range of advanced chromatographic and mass spectrometric techniques.

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Contaminant Testing

Our experts focus on the scientific research relating to intentionally added food components and to those arising from chemical changes during food processing, bioactive chemicals and natural toxicants.

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Authenticity Testing

Fera's analysts use industry leading techniques and cutting edge technologies to ensure compliance with food safety regulations, protecting public health and traceability.

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All Our Food Safety Science
Services

Liam and their team work with customers to deliver the following services within Fera...


Food Contact Materials Testing

Our work involves targeted and non targeted analysis of known and unknown migrants. Analysis can be carried out in complex matrices (foods, food simulants and food contact materials and articles) utilising a range of advanced chromatographic and mass spectrometric techniques.

Learn more

Contaminant Testing

Our experts focus on the scientific research relating to intentionally added food components and to those arising from chemical changes during food processing, bioactive chemicals and natural toxicants.

Learn more

Authenticity Testing

Fera's analysts use industry leading techniques and cutting edge technologies to ensure compliance with food safety regulations, protecting public health and traceability.

Learn more

All Our Food Safety Science

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