Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Agilent Technologies Sales (M) Sdn. Bhd. have agreed to partner on developing the integrated three-dimensional gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (3D-GCMS) technologies for metabolomics research applications in the country. Under this MoU, Dr. Wong Yong Foo, the Principal Investigator and Senior Lecturer from the School of Chemical Sciences will work collaboratively with scientists from China and Italy to develop an integrated three-dimensional gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (3D SSGC-MS) system, the first of its kind in Asia. More information available on the press release below: 
(1) https://news.usm.my/index.php/english-news/6091-usm-inks-mou-with-agilent-to-develop-groundbreaking-technology 
(2) https://www.bharian.com.my/bisnes/teknologi/2019/02/530782/usm-agilent-bangunkan-teknologi-pemisah-kimia-pertama-di-asia 
(3) https://kampusuols.com/article/424449/U-In-News/UTARA/USM-bangunkan-teknologi-spektrometri-jisim-yang-pertama-di-Asia 
(4) http://www.publicnow.com/view/33B9DBE802E8F88803A7D1137C3C62A7A6DF7DAB?2019-02-14-12:30:12+00:00-xxx5119 
(5) http://www.bernama.com/en/news.php?id=1694417