Biotechnology Letters

, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 419–422 | Cite as

“Bananatrode” — An electrochemical biosensor for dompamine

  • J. S. Sidwell
  • G. A. Rechnitz


A new type of biocatalytic membrane electrode utilizing banana pulp tissue slices for sensing catecholamine neurotransmitters is described. This amperometric-based probe for the measurement of dopamine exhibits high biocatalytic activity, good time stability, and favorable selectivity.


Dopamine Catecholamine Good Time Tissue Slice Time Stability 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. S. Sidwell
    • 1
  • G. A. Rechnitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of DelawareNewark

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