Take a look at the latest issue of Analytical Methods, now available online.
They evaluate the use of multiple botanical reference materials as LA-ICP-MS standards for quantifying the spatial distribution of elements in desert leaves.
Determination of elements in situ in green leaves by laser ablation ICP-MS using pressed reference materials for calibration
James Cizdziel, Kaixuan Bu and Piotr Nowinski
Anal. Methods, 2012, 4, 564-569
The inside front cover features a sensitive and selective analytical method utilising LC-ESI-MS/MS for the semi-quantitative determination of biogenic amines and amino acids in porcine decomposition fluid.
Determination of amino acids and amines in mammalian decomposition fluid by direct injection liquid chromatography-electrospray ionisation-tandem mass spectrometry
Lisa M. Swann, Francesco Busetti and Simon W. Lewis
Anal. Methods, 2012, 4, 363-370
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