We have focused this issue on neuroscience, particularly neurochemistry...
Analytical Outsourcing (62k)
Article by Pete Kissinger of BAS, reprinted with permission from March
2000 Contract Pharma.
Assay Robustness and Throughput Using Automated 96-Well Solid Phase
Sheela Das, Ellen Fisher, Tim Grever, Bruce Burras and Helene Freiser
discuss an automated method using the 96-well solid phase extraction
format on a TomTec Quadra 96.
of Ion-Pair Reversed-Phase LC/EC Detection for Determination of Acetylcholine
in Microdialysates Collected Without Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors
Sotoyama, Yongxin Zhu, James Gitzen, Fuming Xie and Peter T. Kissinger
explain how acetylcholine (ACh) concentration in medial prefrontal cortex
(mPFC) was determined using in vivo microdialysis and LC/EC without
acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors in awake and freely moving rats.
“Spectoscopy” with the Force-Plate Actometer (209k)
Stephen Fowler, of Kansas University, describes a unique approach to
detect subtle effects often not measurable with standard methodology.
of Necropsy Observation in the Pharmaceutical Industry (51k)
H. McGee discusses findings from veterinary clinical pathology and necropsy
and Services for CNS Research From BAS (215k)
Bott and Scott Glazier discuss products and services for neuroscience
available from BAS.
Literature, Miscellany (264k)
Culex® Automated Blood Sampler; Chads for Vials™ labeling system; New
brain microdialysis probes for use in rodents.
In the LC Literature: Bruce Solomon discusses Homocysteine by
Capillary Electrophoresis, and Microchip Capillary Electrophoresis.
In the EC Literature: Reviewed by Adrian Bott and Jeff Turner.
In the In Vivo Literature: Reviewed by Chandrani Gunaratna, Tianyi
Zhang and Jean Zhou.
Miscellany: Workshops, Symposia, Conferences, BAS remembers Martine
Brettnacher and M.J. Weaver.
BAS People: Profiles of Sheela Das and Andy Brown.