Caro, E. and Marce, R.M. and Cormack, P.A.G. and Sherrington, D.C. and Borrull, F. (2005) Selective enrichment of anti-inflammatory drugs from river water samples by solid-phase extraction with a molecularly imprinted polymer. Journal of Separation Science, 28 (16). pp. 2080-2085. ISSN 1615-9306Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
A molecularly imprinted polymer (MIP) is synthesised by a noncovalent protocol in which ibuprofen was used as a template molecule. The polymer was evaluated chromatographically and it was seen that the MIP showed cross-reactivity. Subsequently, when this polymer was used as sorbent in SPE it was possible to selectively extract a mixture of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs from aqueous samples when a cleanup step with dichloromethane was performed. The performance of the MIP was evaluated with river water and water from a wastewater treatment plant, and compared with the performance of a commercial Isolute ENV+ sorbent.
|Keywords:||molecularly imprinted polymer, solid-phase extraction, ibuprofen, river water, cross-reactivity, Chemistry, Filtration and Separation, Analytical Chemistry|
|Subjects:||Science > Chemistry|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Pure and Applied Chemistry|
|Depositing user:||Mr Derek Boyle|
|Date Deposited:||16 Mar 2006|
|Last modified:||26 Aug 2016 02:05|