Determination of Caffeine from Blood, Brain and Muscle Using Microdialysis
in an Awake Rat and the Effect of Caffeine on Rat Activity (202k)
Kathleen Heppert and Malonne Davies of BASi Kansas demonstrate delivery and monitoring of caffeine in an awake, freely moving rat and discuss determination of caffeine levels using microdialysis probes.
of Chemical Reactions Coupled to Electron Transfer Reactions Using Cyclic
Adrian W. Bott of Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. discusses the use of cyclic voltammetry for mechanistic studies of systems in which electron transfer reactions are coupled with chemical reactions and the characteristic appearance of cyclic voltammograms associated with different mechanisms.
Determination of Six Protease/Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in Human
Plasma Utilizing LC/MS/MS (348k)
Ronald E. Shoup, Xiaoli Ren, Angela P. Johnson, Donald A. Gray, Simone Evarts, Lynn Gill and Brian D. Beato of BASi Analytics describe their single method for profiling six protease/reverse transcriptase inhibitors in human plasma for use in combination therapy research and in screening potential clinical trial subjects.
Role in Alcoholâ€™s Effects on the Brain (48k)
David M. Lovinger of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine describes the neurotransmitter serotoninâ€™s actions in alcoholâ€™s effects on the brain and alcohol abuse.