HOT articles in Analyst

Take a look at our most recent HOT Analyst articles, these are now free to access for the next few weeks!

Propofol Detection and Quantification in Human Blood: The Promise of Feedback Controlled, Closed-loop Anesthesia
Francine Kivlehan, Edward Chaum and Erno Lindner
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01483A

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Direct Analysis of in-Gel Proteins by Carbon Nanotubes-Modified Paper Spray Ambient Mass Spectrometry
Feifei Han, Yuhan Yang, Jin Ouyang and Na Na
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01688B


Responsive Ionic Liquid-Polymer 2D Photonic Crystal Gas Sensors

Natasha L. Smith, Zhenmin Hong and Sanford A. Asher
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6379-6386
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01485E

Label-Free Fluorescence Detection of DNA Methylation and Methyltransferase Activity Based on Restriction Endonuclease HpaII and Exonuclease III
Chunyan Gao, Henan Li, Yuanjian Liu, Wei Wei, Yuanjian Zhang and Songqin Liu
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6387-6392
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01359J


Autocatalytic Amplified Detection of DNA Based on CdSe Quantum Dots/Folic Acid Electrochemiluminescence Energy Transfer System

Guifen Jie, Yingqiang Qin, Qingmin Meng and Jialin Wang
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01465K

Carbon nanotube/gold nanoparticle composite–coated membrane as a facile plasmon–enhanced interface for sensitive SERS sensing
Kun Zhang, Ji Ji, Xiaoni Fang, Ling Yan and Baohong Liu
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01473A

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UV Photodissociation of trapped ions following ion mobility separation in a Q-ToF mass spectrometer
Bruno Bellina, Jeffery. M. Brown, Jakub Ujma, Paul Murray, Kevin Giles, Michael Morris, Isabelle Compagnon and Perdita. E. Barran
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6348-6351
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01656D

Oligopeptide-heavy metal interaction monitoring by hybrid gold nanoparticles based assay
Jane Politi, Jolanda Spadavecchia, Mario Iodice and Luca de Stefano
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01491J

Hydrazinonicotinic acid as a novel matrix for highly sensitive and selective MALDI-MS analysis of oligosaccharides
Jing Jiao, Ying Zhang, Pengyuan Yang and Haojie Lu
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01659A

Development of Transmission Raman Spectroscopy towards the In Line, High Throughput and Non-Destructive Quantitative Analysis of Pharmaceutical Solid Oral Dose
Julia A. Griffen, Andrew W. Owen and Pavel Matousek
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01798F


An adaptable stage perfusion incubator for the controlled cultivation of C2C12 myoblast cells

Felix Kurth, Alfredo Franco-Obregón, Christoph A. Bärtschi and Petra. S. Dittrich
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01758G


Surface Charge, Electroosmotic Flow and DNA Extension in Chemically Modified Thermoplastic Nanoslits and Nanochannels

Franklin I. Uba, Swathi R. Pullagurla, Nichanun Sirasunthorn, Jiahao Wu, Sunggook Park, Rattikan Chantiwas, Yoon-Kyoung Cho, Heungjoo Shin and Steven A. Soper
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01439A

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A Pressure-Driven Capillary Electrophoretic System with Injection Valve Sampling
Chao Han, Jiannan Sun, Jinhua Liu, Heyong Cheng and Yuanchao Wang
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01315H

Fluorescence polarization immunoassays for monitoring nucleoside triphosphate diphosphohydrolase (NTPDase) activity
Amelie Fiene, Younis Baqi, Joanna Lecka, Jean Sévigny and Christa E. Müller
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01694G

The “V-junction”: a novel structure for high-speed generation of bespoke droplet flows
Yun Ding, Xavier Casadevall i Solvas and Andrew deMello
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01730G

Make PyrophosphateVisible: The First Precipitable and Real-time Fluorescent Sensor for Pyrophosphate in Aqueous Solution
Shu-Yan Jiao, Kun Li, Xin Wang, Zeng Huang, Lin Pu and Xiao-Qi Yu
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01615G

Constructing a FRET-based molecular chemodosimeter for cysteine over homocysteine and glutathione by naphthalimide and phenazine derivatives
Lin Yang, Weisong Qu, Xiao Zhang, Yandi Hang and Jianli Hua
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01732C

High pH sensing with water-soluble porpholactone derivatives and their incorporation into a Nafion® optode membrane
Jill L. Worlinsky, Steven Halepas, Masoud Ghandehari, Gamal Khalil and Christian Brückner
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01462F

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Photothermal deflectometry enhanced by total internal reflection enables non-invasive glucose monitoring in human epidermis

M. A. Pleitez, O. Hertzberg, A. Bauer, M. Seeger, T. Lieblein, H. v. Lilienfeld-Toal and W. Mäntele
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01185F

Exploring Copper Nanostructures as highly uniform and reproducible substrates for Plasmon-enhanced Fluorescence
D. Volpati, E. R. Spada, C. C. Plá Cid, M. L. Sartorelli, R. F. Aroca and C. J. L. Constantino
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00889H

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Ultrasensitive peanut allergy test

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Scientists in the US have developed an ultrasensitive procedure for spotting anti-peanut antibodies in blood.

Peanut allergies are recognised as one of the most serious food allergies, sometimes being fatal, and the severity of one’s allergy can change or develop over time. Diagnosis tends to combine medical history with clinical assays but often fails to indicate how severe an allergy is.

James Rusling, from the University of Connecticut, and colleagues, hope to develop their immunoarray into a system that diagnoses the severity of a patient’s peanut allergy. Their surface plasmon resonance (SPR) array is the first of its kind to record measurements using both carbohydrate and peptide epitopes from glycoprotein Arachis hypogaes h2 (Ara-h2). Ara-h2 is the most potent allergen from the Arachis hypogaes family, the major peanut allergens for sufferers. UUUTEHRTH

Read the full article in Chemistry world


Ultrasensitive carbohydrate-peptide SPR imaging microarray for diagnosing IgE mediated peanut allergy
Amit A. Joshi, Mark W. Peczuh, Challa V. Kumar and James F. Rusling
Analyst
, 2014,139, 5728-5733
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01544D

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HOT articles in Analyst

Take a look at our recent HOT Analyst articles, these are now free to access for the next few weeks!

A Smart Ink for the Assessment of Low Activity Photocatalytic Surfaces
Andrew Mills, Christopher O’Rourke and Nathan Wells
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5409-5414
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01375A

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Screen-Printed Back-to-Back Electroanalytical Sensors
Jonathan P. Metters, Edward P. Randviir and Craig E. Banks
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5339-5349
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01501K

Fabrication and laser patterning of polystyrene optical oxygen sensor films for lab-on-a-chip applications
S. M. Grist, N. Oyunerdene, J. Flueckiger, J. Kim, P. C. Wong, L. Chrostowski and K. C. Cheung
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5718-5727
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00765D

Reactive intermediate detection in real time via paper assisted thermal ionization mass spectrometry
Jiying Pei, Yanbiao Kang and Guangming Huang
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5354-5357
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01343C

DNA Bioassay-on-Chip using SERS Detection for Dengue Diagnosis
Hoan T. Ngo, Hsin-Neng Wang, Andrew M. Fales, Bradly P. Nicholson, Christopher W. Woods and Tuan Vo-Dinh
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5655-5659
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01077A

Aptasensor for potassium based on RecJf exonuclease mediated signal amplification
Peng Miao, Yuguo Tang, Bidou Wang, Kun Han, Xifeng Chen and Haixuan Sun
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5695-5699
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01350F

Rapid, Highly Sensitive Detection of Herpes Simplex Virus-1 using Multiple Antigenic Peptide-Coated Superparamagnetic Beads
Ying-Fen Ran, Conor Fields, Julien Muzard, Viktoryia Liauchuk, Michael Carr, William Hall and Gil U. Lee
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00774C


New algorithm for identification of components in a mixture: application to Raman spectra of solid amino acids

Sylwester Gawinkowski, Agnieszka Kaminska, Tomasz Rolinski and Jacek Waluk
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5755-5764
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01159G

Cold neutron diffraction contrast tomography of polycrystalline material
S. Peetermans, A. King, W. Ludwig, P. Reischig and E. H. Lehmann
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5765-5771
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01490A

Tailoring recognition clefts from non-specific recognition matrices in mixed molecular arrays
Nivarthi Ramesh and Archita Patnaik
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5772-5780
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01120A

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Glyconanoparticles for colorimetric bioassays
María J. Marín, Claire L. Schofield, Robert A. Field and David A. Russell
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01466A

Nanocoax for Optical and Electronic Devices
Binod Rizal, Juan M. Merlo, Michael J. Burns, Thomas C. Chiles and Michael J. Naughton
Analyst, 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01447B

3D printed metal columns for capillary liquid chromatography
S. Sandron, B. Heery, V. Gupta, D. A. Collins, E. P. Nesterenko, P. N. Nesterenko, M. Talebi, S. Beirne, F. Thompson, G. G. Wallace, D. Brabazon, F. Regan and B. Paull
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01476F

Droplet microfluidics in (bio) chemical analysis
Evgenia Yu Basova and Frantisek Foret
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01209G

A TEM protocol for quality assurance of in vitro cellular barrier models and its application to the assessment of nanoparticle transport mechanisms across barriers
Dong Ye, Kenneth A. Dawson and Iseult Lynch
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01276C

A novel molecularly imprinted chitosan-acrylamide, graphene, ferrocene composite cryogel biosensor used to detect microalbumin
Amin Fatoni, Apon Numnuam, Proespichaya Kanatharana, Warakorn Limbut and Panote Thavarungkul
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01000K

Rapid identification of synthetic colorants in food samples by using indium oxide nanoparticle-functionalized porous polymer monolith coupled with HPLC-MS/MS
Ruifang Qi, Xiao Zhou, Xiqian Li, Jiutong Ma, Chunmei Lu, Jun Mu, Xuguang Zhang and Qiong Jia
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01392A

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HPLC-MRM Relative Quantification Analysis of Fatty Acids Based on a Novel Derivatization Strategy
Tie Cai,Hu Ting, Zhang Xin-Xiang, Zhou Jiangb and Zhang Jin-Lan
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6154-6159
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01314J


Multimodal Optical Characterisation of Collagen Photodegradation by Femtosecond Infrared Laser Ablation

A. Manickavasagam, L. M. Hirvonen, L. N. Melita, E. Z. Chong, R. J. Cook, L. Bozecc and F. Festy
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6135-6143
DOI
: 10.1039/C4AN01523A

Ion Collision Cross Section Measurements in Quadrupole Ion Traps Using a Time-frequency Analysis Method
Muyi He, Dan Guo, Yu Chen, Xingchuang Xiong, Xiang Fangc and Wei Xu
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6144-6153
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01216J

Label-Free Detection of DNA by Combining Gated Mesoporous Silica and Catalytic Signal Amplification of Platinum Nanoparticle
Zhifei Wang, Xia Yang, Jie Feng, Yongjun Tang, Yanyun Jianga and Nongyue He
Analyst, 2014, 139, 6088-6091
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01539H

Molecular phenotypic profiling of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain at the single-cell level
A. Mareike Schmidt, Stephan R. Fagerer, Konstantins Jefimovs, Florian Buettner, Christian Marro,   Erdem C. Siringil, Karl L. Boehlen, Martin Pabstb and Alfredo J. Ibáñez
Analyst, 2014, 139, 5709-5717
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01119H

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New test accelerates herpes detection

A new assay for spotting the virus responsible for cold sores has been developed by scientists in Ireland.

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It is estimated that between 60–95% of adults worldwide are infected with the herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1) and although the symptoms are usually limited to sores or blisters, in rare cases it can infect the central nervous system, which is fatal in 70% of untreated cases. If diagnosed early, antiviral therapy can lead to a positive outcome, thus emphasising the need for rapid diagnostic methods.

Interested to know more? Read the full article in Chemistry World here…

Rapid, highly sensitive detection of herpes simplex virus-1 using multiple antigenic peptide-coated superparamagnetic beads
Ying-Fen Ran, Conor Fields, Julien Muzard, Viktoryia Liauchuk, Michael Carr, William Hall and Gil U. Lee
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00774C, Paper

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Call for papers: themed issue dedicated to ion-mobility mass spectrometry

You are invited to contribute to the upcoming Analyst themed issue showcasing the latest discoveries and developments in ion-mobility mass spectrometry.

For your article to be considered for the IM-MS themed issue we must receive your manuscript by April 28th 2015.

Guest Edited by Professor Perdita Barran, The University of Manchester and Professor Brandon Ruotolo, University of Michigan, this upcoming themed issue will showcase the latest technology, method and application-based science among the top researchers working in both academia and industry.

Unconfined by traditional discipline boundaries the issue will highlight key advances in ion mobility-mass spectrometry-themed science in the areas of: chemical threat detection, new instrumentation, gas-phase ion mobility analysis/ theory, biomolecular structure, complex mixture analysis, proteomics, bioinformatics, supramolecular chemistry, polymer analysis, new ionization sources, and drug discovery/development.

Communications, full papers and review articles are welcomed, if you are interested in submitting a paper for the IMMS themed issue please contact us to let us know

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SPEC 2014

The International conference, SPEC 2014: Shedding New Light on Disease, was held on the 17th – 22nd August in Krakow, Poland. The conference was Co-chaired by Prof. Malgorzata Baranska, Jagellonian University, Krakow, Poland, Prof. Hugh J. Byrne, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland, and Prof. Anna Sulkowska, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland.

The event was the 8th in the series of biennial conferences, the aim of which is to bring together clinicians and scientists who have joined forces in the quest for novel biomedical applications of Infrared and Raman spectroscopy to improve patient care. Recent advances in the biological sciences and medicine have led to an increasing demand for real time and minimally invasive chemical and structural informa¬tion on biological materials. Due to its unique fingerprinting capability, vibrational spectroscopy plays a significant role in histopathology, cytology, biopsy targeting, surgical targets, treatment monitoring and drug studies.

The conference aimed to highlight further advances in state of the art and emerging biomedical applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy framed under the themes of:

Translational research into in vivo clinical applications

Ex vivo tissue biopsies, body fluids and cytological samples for diagnostics and disease studies

In vitro cell culture and 3D models for Research and Medical applications

while reviewing the challenges in the context of other emerging technologies. The programme was constructed in an attempt to prioritise real world applications from the outset, systematically progressing from research towards in vivo, ex vivo and in vitro applications, as well as emerging technologies and data processing, and featured Plenary, Invited and Contributed presentations in each session. The Flash Presentation session provided an opportunity for Early Stage Researchers to orally summarise their poster presentations to the audience in a one minute pitch on the Monday evening (18th), in advance of the formal poster session, on the Tuesday (19th). The Renishaw prize for Best Flash presentation was awarded to Helena Ukkonen, for her presentation entitled “FTIR Imaging Identifies the Changes in the Tumor Microenvironment Caused by Different Cancer Cells”.

Prof. Hugh J. Byrne presents the Analyst prize for best poster presentation to Niels Kröger, Heidelberg University, Germany

Niels Kröger, Heidelberg University, Germany, was awarded the Analyst Poster Prize for his presentation on “Rapid Hyperspectral Imaging of Biological Tissue Using Quantum Cascade Lasers”, while best poster prizes were also awarded to Elisa Barroso and Roeland Smits, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, for the presentation “High-Wavenumber Raman Spectroscopy to Discriminate Squamous Cell Carcinoma From Healthy Tissue Based on Water Content” sponsored by WITec, and Mohamed Abu Ayoobul Ansary, Jagiellonian University, Poland, for the presentation “Optimization of conjugation of Au/Ag-core/shell nanoparticles with antibodies for SERS studies on endothelial cells” sponsored by Bruker.

A feature of the conference was the daily discussion sessions which were aimed at a critical assessment of the routes towards the further development of clinical applications, under the heading “Quo Vadis? Spectropathology for the next generation” and were moderated by members of the SPEC International Advisory Board. The discussions, based around the three themes above, were loosely based on the agreed framework of:

(i)       What are the most achievable, strategic target applications
(ii)      What are the technical challenges, and how can they be addressed
(iii)     What are the challenges to implementation (legislative, clinical trials etc.), and how can they be addressed

The deliberations of the discussion groups will contribute to a “Roadmap” paper in the special edition of international peer reviewed journal, Analyst, co-authored by the IAB moderators. The discussion sessions also enabled outline presentations of the UK EPSRC CLIRSPEC (Clinical Infrared and Raman Spectroscopy for Medical Diagnosis) and the EU COST network Raman4clinics (European Network on Raman-based applications for clinical diagnostics) and their respective workprogrammes to promote and progress the translation of vibrational spectroscopic technologies into the clinical environment.

Prof. Peter Gardner (Uni. Of Manchester), addresses the Gala Dinner on behalf of the SPEC International Advisory Board, outlining proposals for the establishment of the International Clinical Spectroscopy Society.

The programme and discussions clearly demonstrated that there has been much progress in the understanding of the complexity of spectroscopic characterisation of biological materials, and data preprocessing and postprocessing methods can be applied with confidence to give true biochemical representations of tissue, cells and bodily fluids. Spectroscopic techniques remain a powerful tool for basic research and may find applications in vitro for toxicology and drug screening. Emerging technologies continue to push the performances in terms of acquisition speed, spatial resolution and multimodality. In terms of translation to a clinical environment, there remains a lack of standardisation of measurement and data analysis protocols ex vivo, while cost implications need also to be considered. The increased development of fibre probes shows great promise for in vivo intra-operative applications. However, the need to engage the medical community remains an imperative.

A significant outcome of the satellite meeting of the SPEC IAB was the agreement in principle to the establishment of an International Clinical Spectroscopy Society, as a not-for profit Private Company Limited by Guarantee with charitable status. The Society will primarily promote the translational of spectroscopy into the clinical environment to improve patient diagnosis and prognosis. The SPEC Conference Series will be the primary vehicle of the Society towards this goal. The IAB also accepted the proposal that the next in the series, SPEC 2016, will be held in Montreal, Canada.

The conference attracted 282 participants from 32 countries around the globe. The programme included 62 oral and 191 poster contributions. It was sponsored by a number of commercial enterprises and other organisations, including: Witec, Renishaw, Agilent Technologies, Bruker, NT-MDT, Art Photonics, Thermo-Scientific, Comef, Horiba Scientific, Bio-Tools, Photon Etc., London Spectroscopy, Analyst, CLIRSPEC, PAN, PAU, ABE, KNOW im. Smoluchowskiego, LOT Quantum Design.

The conference was held against the backdrop of the 650th anniversary celebrations of the Jagiellonian University, and enjoyed honorary patronage of the Jagiellonian University, the Mayor of the City of Krakow, the Malopolska Voivodeship and the Marshal of the Małopolska Voivodeship.

And remember, attendees of the SPEC 2014 conference are all invited to submit to the upcoming themed issue in Analyst: deadline 17th October, 2014
Contact us here for more information

Take a look at our previous SPEC themed issue; Optical Diagnosis

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4th Symposium on Structural Proteomics 2014

The Symposium on Structural Proteomics will take place this year
Antwerp, Belgium
November 27th-28th 2014

This meeting started off in Canada in 2011 on a small scale, but has already grown into a major forum for scientists working at the nexus of native MS, HDX, crosslinking and computational methods.

We invite you to attend and contribute to this meeting, and are keen to cover the spectrum of emerging methods in this dynamic field.

Please note that places are limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. We tried to keep the registration costs as low as possible, but hope to have a great time scientifically and socially, if last year’s meeting is anything to go by…!” Registration closes Nov 1st, 2014

Elzenveld Conference Centre

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The Chemical Analysis Metadata Platform

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The ChAMP project is focused on making it easy for the community to identify the important aspects of methods of chemical analysis. The project will develop a set of fields (metadata) that can be used to characterize methods such that groups and individuals in the area of chemical analysis can build standards applicable for their needs. In this way, we hope ChAMP will accelerate the semantic annotation and linking of analytical method data while making the underlying metadata uniform across applications.

This project needs lots of input from the community so it can truly cover all potential use cases, so we encourage you to get involved. Follow the progress of this project on the ChAMP website (http://champ-project.org) and tell us what you think/need for your application.

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Urine test could catch lung cancer early

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Lung cancer could be identified earlier, thanks to a new test that uses surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) to detect a cancer biomarker in urine

Detecting lung cancer is difficult as it is hidden in the body, and current clinical methods are not effective at an early stage; the one-year survival rate after diagnosis in the UK is just 29–33%. Acetyl amantadine (AcAm) is recognised as an exogeneous cancer biomarker because it is the product of a metabolic process known to be significantly up-regulated in cancerous cells. After ingestion, the antiparkinson and antiviral drug amantadine is acetylated in the body by the enzyme spermidine/spermine N1 acetyltransferase to give AcAm, which can be detected in patient urine. However, techniques previously used to quantify AcAm in urine, such as liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS), are undesirable for clinical adoption due to high costs and long run times.

Interested to know more? Read the full article in Chemistry World here…

Quantification of an exogenous cancer biomarker in urinalysis by Raman Spectroscopy
Guangyi Cao, Ghazal Hajisalem, Wei Li, Fraser Hof and Reuven Gordon
Analyst, 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01309C

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Top ten most accessed Analyst articles from April to June 2014

During the months April – June 2014, the most downloaded Analyst articles were:

Single molecule sensing by nanopores and nanopore devices
Li-Qun Gu and Ji Wook Shim  
Analyst, 2010, 135, 441-451
DOI: 10.1039/B907735A

A bioelectronic sensor based on canine olfactory nanovesicle–carbon nanotube hybrid structures for the fast assessment of food quality
Juhun Park, Jong Hyun Lim, Hye Jun Jin, Seon Namgung, Sang Hun Lee, Tai Hyun Park and Seunghun Hong
Analyst, 2012, 137, 3249-3254
DOI: 10.1039/C2AN16274A

Measurement of biomarker proteins for point-of-care early detection and monitoring of cancer
James F. Rusling, Challa V. Kumar, J. Silvio Gutkind and Vyomesh Patel
Analyst, 2010, 135, 2496-2511
DOI: 10.1039/C0AN00204F 

Upconversion nanoparticles in biological labeling, imaging, and therapy 
Feng Wang, Debapriya Banerjee, Yongsheng Liu, Xueyuan Chen and Xiaogang Liu 
Analyst, 2010, 135, 1839-1854 
DOI: 10.1039/C0AN00144A 

Recent advances in sample preparation techniques to overcome difficulties encountered during quantitative analysis of small molecules from biofluids using LC-MS/MS 
Caroline Bylda, Roland Thiele, Uwe Kobold and Dietrich A. Volmer    
Analyst, 2014, 139, 2265-2276 
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00094C 

Aptamer-based biosensors for biomedical diagnostics
Wenhu Zhou, Po-Jung Jimmy Huang, Jinsong Ding and Juewen Liu    
Analyst, 2014, 139, 2627-2640
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00132J 

Illuminating disease and enlightening biomedicine: Raman spectroscopy as a diagnostic tool 
David I. Ellis, David P. Cowcher, Lorna Ashton, Steve O’Hagan and Royston Goodacre    
Analyst, 2013, 138, 3871-3884 
DOI: 10.1039/C3AN00698K 

Recent advances in electrochemical sensing for hydrogen peroxide: a review 
Wei Chen, Shu Cai, Qiong-Qiong Ren, Wei Wen and Yuan-Di Zhao    
Analyst, 2012, 137, 49-58 
DOI: 10.1039/C1AN15738H 

Simultaneous targeted analysis of five active compounds in licorice by ultra-fast liquid chromatography coupled to hybrid linear-ion trap tandem mass spectrometry 
Weijun Kong, Jing Wen, Yinhui Yang, Feng Qiu, Ping Sheng and Meihua Yang    
Analyst, 2014, 139, 1883-1894 
DOI: 10.1039/C3AN02209A 

Quantum dots in diagnostics and detection: principles and paradigms
R. Pisanic II, Y. Zhang and T. H. Wang    
Analyst,2014, 139, 2968-2981 
DOI: 10.1039/C4AN00294F 

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