Cumulative CAMAG Bibliography Service CCBS

Our CCBS database includes more than 11,000 abstracts of publications. Perform your own detailed search of TLC/HPTLC literature and find relevant information.

The Cumulative CAMAG Bibliography Service CCBS contains all abstracts of CBS issues beginning with CBS 51. The database is updated after the publication of every other CBS edition. Currently the Cumulative CAMAG Bibliography Service includes more than 11'000 abstracts of publications between 1983 and today. With the online version you can perform your own detailed TLC/HPTLC literature search:

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      126 025
      Characterization of synthetic dyes for environmental and forensic assessments: A chromatography and mass spectrometry approach
      J. TERAN, Z. MILLBERN, D. SHAO (Shao Donyan), X. SUI (Sui Xinyi), Y. LIU (liu Yixin), M. DEMMLER, N. VINUEZA* (*Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry, and Science, North Carolina State University, 1020 Main Campus Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA,

      J. Sep. Sci. 44, 387-402 (2021). Review of current methods for the analysis of disperse, acid, basic and reactive dyes from 2009 to present, including the identification and characterization of synthetic dyes by employing chromatographic methods.

      Keywords: HPTLC review
      Classification: 1b, 30a
      126 031
      Value and limitation of in vitro bioassays to support the application of the threshold of toxicological concern to prioritise unidentified chemicals in food contact materials
      B. SCHILTER, K. BURNETT, C. ESKES, Lucie GEURTS*, M. JACQUET, C. KIRCHNAWY, P. OLDRING, G. PIEPER, E. PINTER, M. TACKER, H. TRAUSSNIG, P. VAN HERWIJNEN, A. BOOBIS (*International Life Sciences Institute Europe, Brussels, Belgium,

      Food Addit. Contam. Part A. 36, 1903-1936 (2019). Review of the potential contribution of bioassays for the analysis of non-intentionally added substances in food contact materials. Planar chromatography coupled to bioassays was discussed for the identification of unknown bioactive molecules in complex mixtures such as foods, beverages and plant extracts.

      Classification: 1b
      126 050
      Thin-layer chromatographic analysis of mangiferin (a bioactive antioxidant from dietary plant sources): a mini-review
      S. CHAUDHARY, V. WALIA, V. SINGH, N. SETHIYA* (*Faculty of Pharmacy, DIT University, Mussoorie Diversion Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248009, India,

      J. Planar Chromatogr. 33, 341-352 (2020). Review of TLC and HPTLC methods for the analysis of mangiferin in plant sources and formulations. Qualitative and quantitative TLC methods as well as bioanalytical and bioautographical methods were reviewed.   

      Keywords: HPTLC review
      Classification: 1b, 7
      126 051
      Separation and analysis of heavy metal ions by thin-layer chromatography (TLC)—a mini-review (2000–2019)
      Q. ULLAH (Physical Sciences Section, School of Sciences, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, TS 500032, India,

      J. Planar Chromatogr. 33, 329-340 (2020). Review of analysis of heavy metal ions by TLC, including micellar, soil and reversed-phase TLC between 2000 and 2019. The review highlighted the better performance of micellar TLC and the use of cationic and anionic surfactants.

      Keywords: HPTLC review
      Classification: 1b, 37a
      125 041
      Chromatography: An important tool for drug discovery
      A. DAR, P. SANGWAN, A. KUMAR (*Bio-organic Chemistry Division, CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine Canal Road Jammu-180001, India,

      J. Sep. Sci. 43, 105-119 (2020). Review of the role of chromatography for discovering new drugs from natural resources, including the application of TLC and HPTLC in qualitative and quantitative separations of compounds in mixtures. The review also described reverse-phase and 2D chromatography applications.

      Classification: 1b
      125 030
      Recent trends in image evaluation of HPTLC chromatograms
      P. RISTIVOJEVIC, J. TRIFKOVIC, F. ANDRIC, D. MILOJKOVIC* (*Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade, Studentski trg 12-16, P.O. Box 51, 11158, Belgrade, Serbia,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 43, 291-299 (2020). Review of available software and methods for HPTLC image analysis, including preprocessing of data and multivariate treatment of obtained fingerprints. HPTLC fingerprint analysis and quantitative evaluation of HPTLC images for the analysis of food and natural products was also described.

      Classification: 1b
      125 031
      Impregnated silica-based layers in thin layer chromatography
      Anna SOBANSKA (Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University of Lodz, Muszynskiego 1, Lodz 90-151, Poland,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 43, 319-327 (2020). Review of impregnated agents used in TLC and their applications in analytical and medicinal chemistry. Impregnation with inorganic ions, chelating reagents, lipophilic substances, surfactants, chiral selectors and ionic liquids were discussed.

      Classification: 1b, 3b
      125 033
      Evaluation of various biological activities of natural compounds by TLC/HPTLC
      A. HOSU, Claudia CIMPOIU* (*Department of Chemistry, Research Center for Advanced Chemical Analysis, Instrumentation and Chemometrics (ANALYTICA), Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Babes-Bolyai University 11 Arany Janos, Cluj-Napoca, 400028, Romania,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 43, 305-318 (2020). Review of the application of TLC in the evaluation of different biological activities of natural compounds, focusing on antioxidant (using 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl radical assay and decoloration of beta-carotene), enzymatic (using enzyme inhibition assays), antimicrobial (bioautographic assays) and hormonal (using yeast strains screening) activities.

      Classification: 1b