Cumulative CAMAG Bibliography Service CCBS

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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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      126 022
      The conserved arginine residue in all siglecs is essential for Siglec-7 binding to sialic acid
      A. YOSHIMURA, R. HATANAKA, H. TANAKA, K. KITAJIMA, C. SATO* (*Bioscience and Biotechnology Center, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya, 464-8601, Japan,

      Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 534, 1069-1075 (2021). HPTLC of gangliosides in human and mouse siglecs on silica gel with chloroform - methanol - 0.2 % calcium chloride 60:25:4. Immunostaining by dipping into cyclohexane containing 0.1 % poly (isobutyl methacrylate) for 1 min, blocked by incubation in PBS containing 1 % BSA at room temperature for 1 h, incubated with premixture of Sig7EcFc WT or R124A and anti-hIgG + M + A-HRP in PBS containing 0.1 % BSA or S2-566 (anti-diSia antibody) in PBS containing 1 % BSA at room temperature for 2 h, and washed 5 times with PBS. Horseradish peroxidase activity was detected by chemiluminescence. Sig7EcFc corresponds to extracellular domain of Siglec-7 fused to the human IgG1 Fc region.

      Classification: 11e
      126 023
      Galabiosylceramide is present in human cerebrospinal fluid
      H. AKIYAMA*, M. IDE, T. YAMAJI, Y. MIZUTANI, Y. NIIMI, T. MUTOH, H. KAMIGUCHI, Y. HIRABAYASHI (*RIKEN Center for Brain Science, Wako, Saitama, 351-0198, Japan,

      Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 536, 73-79 (2021). HPTLC of ceramide dihexosides (lactosylceramide and its structural isomer, galabiosylceramide) in human cerebrospinal fluid on silica gel with chloroform - methanol - water 65:25:3. Detection by spraying with orcinol reagent, followed by heating at 120 ºC for 10 min.

      Classification: 11e
      126 024
      The caspase-like Gpi8 subunit of Candida albicans GPI transamidase is a metal-dependent endopeptidase
      S. SAH, S. SHEFALI, A. YADAV, P. SOM, S. KOMATH* (*Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA,

      Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 525, 61-66 (2020). HPTLC of complete precursors of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) in Gpi8 deficient strains of Candida albicans on silica gel with chloroform - methanol - water 4:4:1. Metabolic labeling was performed using [2-3H]-myo-inositol. Detection of radiolabeled glycolipid intermediates by scanning for 5 min.

      Classification: 11e
      125 025
      Computational and experimental validation of free radical scavenging properties of high-performance thin-layer chromatography quantified phenyl myristate in Homalium nepalense
      S. KANHAR, P. ROY, A. SAHOO* (*Medicinal& Aromatic plant division, Regional Plant Resource Centre, Forest& Environment Department, Govt. of Odisha, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar-751015, India,

      J. Sep. Sci. 43, 1566-1575 (2020). HPTLC of phenyl myristate in the bark and leaves of Homalium nepalense on silica gel with chloroform - methanol 9:1. Quantitative determination by absorbance measurement at 254 nm. The hRF value for phenyl myristate was 49. Linearity was in the range of 100-500 ng/5 µL. Intermediate precisions were below 1 % (n=5). The LOD and LOQ were 3 and 10 ng/5 µL, respectively. Average recovery was  between 90.1 and 95.6 %.

      Classification: 11a
      124 036
      Normal‐phase versus reversed‐phase thin‐layer chromatography (TLC) to monitor oxidized phosphatidylcholines by TLC/mass spectrometry
      K. ENGEL*, H. GRIESINGER, M. SCHULZ, J. SCHILLER (*University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Physics and Biophysics, Härtelstr. 16/18, 04107 Leipzig, Germany, kathrin.engel@medizin.uni‐

      Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 33, 60-65 (2019). TLC of oxidation products of 1‐palmitoyl‐2‐oleoyl‐sn‐phosphatidylcholine (POPC) and 1‐palmitoyl‐2‐linoleoyl‐sn‐phosphatidylcholine (PLPC) on silica gel (NP) and RP-18 with chloroform - ethanol - water - triethylamine 20:35:7:35 for NP-TLC and methanol - chloroform - water 10:1:1 for RP-TLC. Detection for NP-TLC under UV 366 nm after spraying with primuline, and for RP-TLC under white light after spraying with molybdatophosphoric acid solution, followed by heating at 130 ºC. Lipids zones from both plates were eluted with methanol and further analyzed by electrospray ionization mass spectrometry.

      Classification: 11c
      124 003
      Rapid classification and quantification of marine oil omega-3 supplements using ATR-FTIR, FT-NIR and chemometrics
      S. KARUNATHILAKA, S. CHOI, Magdi MOSSOBA*, B. YAKES, L. BRUCKNER, Z. ELLSWORTH, C. SRIGLEY (*U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, 5001 Campus Drive, College Park, MD 20740 USA,

      J. Food Compos. Anal. 77, 39-43 (2019). TLC of marine oil omega-3 supplements on silica gel with hexane - diethyl ether - glacial acetic acid 50:10:1. Detection by spraying with anisaldehyde solution, following by heating using a heat gun. Analysis of samples allowed the identification of different sources of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) in their natural triacylglycerol (TAG) or concentrated ethyl ester (EE) forms.

      Classification: 11a
      123 001
      HPTLC coupled to ESI-Tandem MS for identifying phospholipids associated to membrane proteins in photosynthetic purple bacteria
      Maria LAPIEZA, Colette JUNGAS, Maria SAVIRON, Carmen JARNE, L. MEMBRADO, J. VELA, J. ORDUNA, Rosa GARRIGA, J. GALBAN, V. CEBOLLA* (*Instituto de Carboquímica, ICB-CSIC, C/Miguel Luesma, 4, 50018 Zaragoza, Spain,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 42, 1-8 (2019). HPTLC of phospholipids  (phosphatidylcholines, phosphatidylethanolamines, cardiolipins and phosphatidylglycerols) associated to membrane proteins in Rhodobacter (Rb.) blasticus, Rhodospirillum (R.) rubrum and Rhodobaca (Rbc.) bogoriensis on silica gel with a 7-step gradient based on methanol - water - ethyl acetate. HPTLC was coupled to electrospray mass spectrometry (ESI-MS) using an elution head-based interface for the identification of several phospholipid species.


      Classification: 11c
      123 003
      Antibacterial potential of the phenolics extracted from the Paulownia tomentosa L. leaves as studied with use of high-performance thin-layer chromatography combined with direct bioautography
      Agnes MORICZ*, P. OTT, Magdalena KNAS, Ewa DLUGOSZ, D. KRUZSELYI, Teresa KOWALSKA, M. SAJEWICZ (*Department of Pathophysiology, Plant Protection Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Herman O. Street 15, 1022 Budapest, Hungary,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 42, 249-257 (2019). HPTLC of methanolic extracts from the leaves of Paulownia tomentosa on silica gel with chloroform - ethyl acetate - methanol 20:3:2. HPTLC-direct bioautography by dipping into B. subtilis cell suspension, followed by incubation at 28 °C for 2 h. Then the bioautograms were dipped into an aqueous solution of the MTT vital dye (1 mg/mL (3-[4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl]-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium bromide), followed by incubation at 28 °C for 30 min. Further analysis by using a HPLC-DAD-MS system allowed the identification of apigenin and p-coumaric acid as highly abundant antibacterial components.

      Classification: 9, 11a