This volume provides modern and practical analytical methodologies for the assays in foods, pharmaceuticals and clinical samples. Each chapter is written by experts in the particular area and includes original methods and the normal values which would be expected. It provides a detailed overview of the extraction, sample preparation and chromatographic separation techniques given for each vitamin or vitamin group. It also contains information about the metabolism and biochemical role of the vitamins, ensuring a thorough coverage of the topic.
The critically acclaimed laboratory standard, Methods in Enzymology, is one of the most highly respected publications in the field of biochemistry. Since 1955, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. The series contains much material still relevant today - truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of life sciences.
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