Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 295, Issue 3, pp 2189–2192 | Cite as

Rapid determination of 90Sr in urine samples using AnaLig® Sr-01

  • Silvia Dulanská
  • Boris Remenec
  • Ján Bilohuštin
  • Miroslav Labaška
  • Dušan Galanda
Article

Abstract

This paper describes the use of IBC’s AnaLig® Sr-01 molecular recognition technology product to effectively and selectively pre-concentrate, separate, and recover strontium from urine samples. This method uses two-stage columns separation consisting of two different commercial products Eichrom’s Pre-filter Material and AnaLig® Sr-01 column from IBC Advanced Technologies. This method does not involve co-precipitation of strontium as phosphates and oxalates from urine samples. The new rapid method separates strontium-90 with high chemical recovery.

Keywords

Urine analysis Bioassay Pre-concentration Strontium-90 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by the Slovak Research and Development Agency under the Contract No. APVV-20-007105.

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© Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, Hungary 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Silvia Dulanská
    • 1
  • Boris Remenec
    • 1
  • Ján Bilohuštin
    • 1
  • Miroslav Labaška
    • 1
  • Dušan Galanda
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Chemistry, Faculty of Natural SciencesComenius UniversityBratislavaSlovakia

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