Species identification for trace inorganic elements in biological materials

  • Philip H. Ekow Gardiner
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Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 141)


The techniques and methods that could be applied to chemical speciation in biological systems are surveyed and the limitations are highlighted. In addition, changes that occur in the samples that may have a detrimental effect on the results are examined.


Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Biological Material Species Identification High Pressure Liquid Chromatography Size Exclusion Chromatography 
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List of Abbreviations


Atomic Fluorescence Spectrometry


Anodic Stripping Voltammetry


Circular Dichroism


Direct Current Argon Plasma


Electron Paramagnetic Resonance


Electron Spin Resonance


Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry


Fourier Transform Infrared


Flame Zeeman Atomic Absorption Spectrometry


Gas Chromatography


Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrometry


High Pressure Liquid Chromatography


Inductively Coupled Argon Plasma


Ion-Exchange Chromatography


Infrared Spectrometry


Microwave Induced Helium Plasma


Mass Spectrometry


Neutron Activation Analysis


Nuclear Magnetic Resonance


Reversed-Phase Chromatography


Size Exclusion Chromatography.


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  • Philip H. Ekow Gardiner
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  1. 1.Institut für Angewandte Physikalische ChemieKernforschungsanlage JülichJülichFRG

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