Thin Layer Chromatography in Phytochemistry (Google eBook)

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Monika Waksmundzka-Hajnos, Joseph Sherma, Teresa Kowalska
CRC Press, Mar 4, 2008 - Science - 896 pages
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Thin layer chromatography (TLC) is increasingly used in the fields of plant chemistry, biochemistry, and molecular biology. Advantages such as speed, versatility, and low cost make it one of the leading techniques used for locating and analyzing bioactive components in plants.

Thin Layer Chromatography in Phytochemistry is the first source devoted to supplying state-of-the-art information on TLC as it applies to the separation, identification, quantification, and isolation of medicinal plant components. Renowned scientists working with laboratories around the world demonstrate the applicability of TLC to a remarkable diversity of fields including plant genetics, drug discovery, nutraceuticals, and toxicology.

Elucidates the role of plant materials in the pharmaceutical industry...

Part I provides a practical review of techniques, relevant materials, and the particular demands for using TLC in phytochemical applications. The text explains how to determine the biological activity of metabolites and assess the effectiveness of herbal medicines and nutritional supplements. Part II concentrates on TLC methods used to analyze specific plant-based metabolite classes such as carbohydrates, proteins, alkaloids, flavonoids, terpenes, etc. Organized by compound type, each chapter discusses key topics such as sample preparation, plate development, zone detection, densitometry, and biodetection.

Demonstrates practical methods that can be applied to a wide range of disciplines...

From identification to commercial scale production and quality control, Thin Layer Chromatography in Phytochemistry is an essential bench-top companion and reference on using TLC for the study of plant-based bioactive compounds.

  

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Page ii - Jennings 16. Steroid Analysis by HPLC: Recent Applications, edited by Marie P. Kautsky 17. Thin-Layer Chromatography: Techniques and Applications, Bernard Fried and Joseph Sherma 18. Biological/Biomedical Applications of Liquid Chromatography III, edited by Gerald L. Hawk 19. Liquid Chromatography of Polymers and Related Materials III, edited by Jack Cazes 20. Biological/Biomedical Applications of Liquid Chromatography, edited by Gerald L Hawk 21.
Page iv - Jan Fahnrich, and Vlastimil Tatar 54. HPLC in Clinical Chemistry, /. N. Papadoyannis 55. Handbook of Thin-Layer Chromatography, edited by Joseph Sherma and Bernard Fried 56. Gas-Liquid-Solid Chromatography, VG Berezkin 57. Complexation Chromatography, edited by D. Cagniant 58. Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry, WMA Niessen and Jan van der Greet 59.
Page iii - P. De Leenheer, Willy E. Lambert, and Marcel GM De Ruyter 31. Ion-Pair Chromatography, edited by Milton TW Hearn 32. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Toxicology by Liquid Chromatography, edited by Steven HY Wong 33. Affinity Chromatography: Practical and Theoretical Aspects, Peter Mohr and Klaus Pommerening 34. Reaction Detection in Liquid Chromatography, edited by Ira S. Krull 35. Thin-Layer Chromatography: Techniques and Applications, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded, Bernard Fried and Joseph...
Page iv - Krejcl 60. Modern Chromatographic Analysis of Vitamins: Second Edition, edited by Andre P. De Leenheer, Willy E. Lambert, and Hans J. Nelis 61 . Preparative and Production Scale Chromatography, edited by G. Ganetsos and PE Barker 62. Diode Array Detection in HPLC, edited by Ludwig Huber and Stephan A. George 63. Handbook of Affinity Chromatography, edited by Toni Kline 64. Capillary Electrophoresis Technology, edited by Norberto A. Guzman 65. Lipid Chromatographic Analysis, edited by Takayuki Shibamoto...
Page ii - J. Calvin Giddings 2. Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Drugs and Pesticides, Benjamin J. Gudzinowicz 3. Principles of Adsorption Chromatography: The Separation of Nonionic Organic Compounds, Lloyd R. Snyder 4. Multicomponent Chromatography: Theory of Interference, Friedrich Helfferich and Gerhard Klein 5.
Page v - All 91. Handbook of Size Exclusion Chromatography and Related Techniques: Second Edition, edited by Chi-San Wu 92. Handbook of Affinity Chromatography: Second Edition, edited by David S. Hage 93. Chromatographic Analysis of the Environment: Third Edition, edited by Leo ML Nollet 94. Microfluidic Lab-on-a-Chip for Chemical and Biological Analysis and Discovery, Paul CH Li 95. Preparative Layer Chromatography, edited by Teresa Kowalska and Joseph Sherma 96. Instrumental Methods in Metal Ion Speciation,...
Page iii - Ito 45. Microbore Column Chromatography: A Unified Approach to Chromatography, edited by Frank J. Yang 46. Preparative-Scale Chromatography, edited by Eli Grushka 47. Packings and Stationary Phases in Chromatographic Techniques, edited by Klaus K. Unger 48.
Page iii - Katsanos 43. Ion-Exchange Chromatography of Proteins, Shuichi Yamamoto, Kazuhiro Naka-nishi, and Ryuichi Matsuno 44. Countercurrent Chromatography: Theory and Practice, edited by N. Bhushan Man-dava and Yoichiro Ito 45.

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