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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      128 006
      Simultaneous colorimetric sensing of malachite & leucomalachite green in aquatic products based on novel ionic associate self-visualization HPTLC strips
      J. SONG*, S. LAY, D. WANG, X. WU, Y. ZHANG, L. PANG, T. CHAI, J. ZHAO, X. WANG (*School of Agriculture and Food Science, Zhejiang A & F University, Hangzhou 311300, People’s Republic of China,

      Sens. Actuators. B. Chem. 325, 128753 (2020). Leucomalachite green (1) and malachite green (2) and certain amount of highly dispersed potassium iodate titanium dioxide composites (0.1 M titanium butoxide was used as a precursor with 5 % potassium iodate solution to prepare KIO3-doped TiO2 nanoparticles). The sample was developed with chloroform - methanol 4:5. Detection by dipping into 5 % potassium iodine, followed by heating and then dipping into a zinc ion solution followed by heating at 80 °C. Linearity was in the range of 0.3–8.0 μg/mL for (1) and 0.1–4.0 μg/mL for (2), respectively. LOD and LOQ were 1.7 and 5.2 μg/kg for (1) and 0.9 and 2.7 μg/kg for (2), respectively.

      Classification: 28a
      128 052
      An improved patulin determination in apple juice using HPTLC in combination with a DAD-scanner, a 16-bit camera and a 48-bit flatbed scanner
      C. HENNINGER, S. DOLL, B. SPANGENBERG* (*Institute of Process Engineering, University of Offenburg, Badstrasse 24, 77652, Offenburg, Germany,

      J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. (2021). HPTLC of patulin in apple juice on silica gel with methyl tert-butylether - n-pentane 9:5. Detection by spraying with 0.25 % methyl-benzothiazolinone hydrazone hydrochloride monohydrate in methanol, followed by heating at 105 °C. Quantification was performed using a 48-bit flatbed scanner for color measurements (in red, green, and blue). Quantification in fluorescence mode by use of a 16-bit CCD-camera and UV-366 nm illumination as well as a HPTLC DAD-scanner. The hRF value for patulin was 58. Linearity was between 5 and 800 ng/zone. The LOD and LOQ were 33 and 67 ng/zone, respectively.

      Classification: 28b
      127 028
      Estrogenic activity of food contact materials—evaluation of 20 chemicals using a yeast estrogen screen on HPTLC or 96-well plates
      A. J. BERGMANN*, E. SIMON, A. SCHIFFERLI, A. SCHOENBORN, E. VERMEIRSSEN (*Swiss Centre for Applied Ecotoxicology, Eawag, Überlandstrasse 133, 8600 Dübendorf, Switzerland,

      Anal. Bioanal. Chem. 412, 4527-4536 (2020). HPTLC of 20 chemicals representative of migrants from plastic food contact materials on silica gel with chloroform - acetone - petroleum ether 11:5:5. Yeast estrogen screen was performed by spraying with yeast culture, followed by incubation at 30 ºC for 3 h. Detection by spraying with the indicator (2 mL 0.5 mg/mL 4-methylumbelliferyl-β-D-galactopyranoside-MUG in lacZ buffer), followed by incubation at 37 ºC for 20 min. Qualitative identification under UV light at 366 and 550 nm. The method was more sensitive than a microtiter plate YES (lyticase-YES). 

      Classification: 5b, 7
      127 033
      High-performance thin-layer chromatography coupled with HPLC-DAD/HPLC-MS/MS for simultaneous determination of bisphenol A and nine brominated analogs in biological samples
      A. LIU (Liu Aifeng), Z. SHEN (Shen Zhaoshuang), L. YUAN (Yuan Li), M. XU (Xu Mengmeng), Z. ZHAO (Zhao Zongshan)*, X. LIANG (Liang Xiangfeng) (*CAS Key Laboratory of Biobased Materials, Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Qingdao 266101, Shandong, China,

      Anal. Bioanal. Chem. 411, 725-734 (2019). HPTLC of bisphenol A (1) and its nine brominated analogs, namely monobromobisphenol A (2), 2,2’-dibromobisphenol A (3), tribromobisphenol A (4), tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA) (5), TBBPA mono(methyl ether) (6), TBBPA mono(allyl ether) (7), TBBPA mono(2,3-dibromopropylether) (8), TBBPA bis(allyl ether) (9), TBBPA bis(2,3-dibromopropyl ether) (10) in chicken samples on silica gel with n-hexane - ethyl acetate - dichloromethane - acetic acid 25:5:5:1. Detection at UV 254 nm. Further analysis by high-performance liquid chromatography-diode array detector/triple quadrupole mass spectrometry. The hRF values for (1) to (10) were 30, 32, 33, 45, 58, 68, 69, 69, 91 and 86, respectively.  


      Classification: 7, 32d
      127 048
      Development of HPTLC detection of synthetic pesticide carbosulfan in biological material
      U. PAWAR, C. PAWAR, D. PANSARE*, J. HUMBE, R. PARDESHI (*Department of Chemistry, Deogiri College, Station road, Aurangabad 432 005, Maharashtra, India,

      J. Planar Chromatogr. 34, 183-186 (2021). HPTLC of carbosulfan in viscera sample (pieces of stomach, small and large intestine with contents, liver, spleen, kidney, and lungs) on silica gel with hexane - acetone 4:1. Detection by spraying with reagent A (10 % sodium hydroxide), then 10 min later with reagent B (2 g sodium nitrite added to 2 g copper acetate in 100 mL distilled water), followed by heating at 100 °C for 15 min. The hRF value for carbosulfan was 48. The color visibility of pink-colored zones was up to 72 h.

      Classification: 29c
      127 079
      Detection reagents used for on‑plate identification of organic pesticides in biological samples with preliminary separation by TLC/HPTLC
      Q. ULLAH*, N. FATEMA, A. MOHAMMAD (*Physical Sciences Section, School of Sciences, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, TS 500032, India,

      J. Planar Chromatogr. 33, 533-546 (2020). Review of chromogenic spray reagents for the detection and identification of organic pesticides by TLC and HPTLC. Specific applications for the analysis of organochlorine pesticides, organophosphate pesticides, carbamates and synthetic pyrethroids were described.

      Classification: 1b, 29b, 29c
      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
      126 049
      Detection of synthetic food color “Metanil Yellow” in sweets: a systematic approach
      K. KOURANI, N. KAPOOR, A. BADIYE, R. SHUKLA* (*Biological and Life Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, Ahmedabad University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380009, India,

      J. Planar Chromatogr. 33, 413-418 (2020). HPTLC of metanil yellow in colored sweets on silica gel with ethyl acetate - methanol - 25 % ammonia - water 35:11:5:5. Detection at UV 430 nm. The hRF value for metanil yellow was 56.

      Classification: 30a