A portion or piece of a whole. A selected subset of a population or subset of whatever is being studied. For example, in a study of people the sample is a number of people chosen from a larger population [see population]. An environmental sample (for example, a small amount of soil or water) might be collected to measure contamination in the environment at a specific location.

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Instrument database: Jasco Inc. - AS-2055/2057 Intelligent Autosampler
Instrument database: Lachat Instruments - QuikChem® 8500 Flow Injection Analysis System
Instrument database: Agilent Technologies Inc. - SIPS 10/20 Sample Introduction Pump System
Instrument database: Analytik Jena GmbH - AS 51 s and AS 52 s Autosamplers
Instrument database: JEOL - JSX-3201M Element Analyzer
Directory of scientists: Frank Vanhaecke
Instrument database: Bodenseewerk Perkin-Elmer GmbH - Model 4110
Instrument database: Organomation Assosciates Inc. - ROT-X-TRACT-LC Extractor for Sample Preparation
Material database: JRC - Joint Research Centre - BCR-610 - Ground water
Instrument database: Gilson, Inc - 333/334 Prep-Scale HPLC Pumps
Instrument database: Tecan - Freedom EVO96R /Freedom EVO384R
Journals database: SOP Transactions on Analytical Chemistry
Component database: Glass Expansion - Flared-end Peristaltic Pump Tubing
Instrument database: C. Gerhardt GmbH & Co.KG - Laboshake - laboratory shakers LS/RO 500
Instrument database: Sherba Analytical Lab Products Inc. - USN-700 SERIES ULTRASONIC NEBULIZERS
Instrument database: Hettlab AG - CombiDancer Infrared Vortex Evaporator
Instrument database: Bruker AXS GmbH - Q2 ION - Ultra-Compact Metals Analyzer
Instrument database: Bruker AXS GmbH - S8 TIGER
Instrument database: SPECTRO Analytical Instruments Inc. - SpectroMass
Instrument database: Ocean Optics - FIA-SIA-LOV Sequential Injection Analysis System