Experientia

, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp 435–436 | Cite as

A simple, rapid and highly sensitive method of separation and quantification of uric acid, hypoxanthine, and xanthine by HPLC

  • A. C. Cohen
Short Communications New Methods and Apparatus

Summary

Uric acid, hypoxanthine, and xanthine can be analyzed in ng quantities from a variety of insect materials in less than 10 min from sample collection to quantification of all 3 purines.

Keywords

HPLC Uric Acid Purine Xanthine Hypoxanthine 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. C. Cohen
    • 1
  1. 1.Biological Control of Insects LaboratoryU.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research ServiceTucsonUSA

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