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Chemical and Biological Sensors for Environmental Monitoring : ACS Symposium Series - Ashok Mulchandani

Chemical and Biological Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

ACS Symposium Series

By: Ashok Mulchandani (Editor), Omowunki A. Sadik (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 31st August 2000
ISBN: 9780841236875
Number Of Pages: 352

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This volume describes the most recent advances in the design, research, development, and application of environmental chemical sensors and biosensors. Topics encompass the rational assembly of dynamic macromolecules, biocomponent stability, DNA based biosensors, molecular beacons, electronic nose, multianalyte-transducers, sensor systems and others as tools for environmental monitoring. It provides perspective on how recent works in chemical and biological sensors are meeting the challenges of environmental monitoring through enhanced specificity, fast response times, and the ability to determine multiple analytes with little or no need for sample preparation steps in complex samples.

Prefacep. xi
Chemical and Biological Sensors: Meeting the Challenges of Environmental Monitoringp. 1
Chemical Sensors
Design of Molecular Recognition Elements for Environmental Potentiometric Sensorsp. 8
Synthesis of Polystyrene-Supported Dithizone Analogues for Use as Chemical Sensors for Heavy Metalsp. 23
Electronic Nose for the Detection of Organochlorines and Polyaromatic Hydrocarbonsp. 37
Selection in System and Sensorp. 60
Enzyme- and Protein-Based Sensors
Fluorescent Biosensing Systems Based on Analyte-Induced Conformational Changes of Genetically Engineered Periplasmic Binding Proteinsp. 87
Study of Bacterial Metal Resistance Protein-Based Sensitive Biosensors for Heavy Metal Monitoringp. 102
Cellobiose Dehydrogenase and Peroxidase Biosensors for Determination of Phenolic Compoundsp. 113
Organophosphate Biosensors Based on Mediatorless Bioelectrocatalysisp. 125
New Organically Modified Sol-Gel Glasses and Their Applications in Sensors Constructionp. 139
Electrochemical Regeneration of Immobilized NADP[superscript +] on Alginic Acid with Polymerized Mediatorp. 158
Microbial-Based Sensors
A Panel of Bioluminescent, Biosensors for Characterization of Chemically-Induced Bacterial Stress Responsesp. 167
Continuous Monitoring of Protein Damaging Toxicity Using a Recombinant Bioluminescent Escherichia colip. 185
Whole-Cell Environmental Monitoring Devices: Bioluminescent Bioreporter Integrated Circuitsp. 197
Affinity-Based Sensors
Affinity Biosensors for Characterization of Environmental Endocrine Disruptorsp. 207
Use of Charge Coupled Devices for the Simultaneous Detection of Multiple Pesticides by Imaging ELISA Techniquesp. 223
Immunosensor for Fast Detection of Bacterial Contaminationp. 236
Spot Assay for Rapid Detection of Blood Glucosep. 247
Nucleic Acid-Based Sensors
A Critical Review of Nucleic Acid Biosensor and Chip-Based Oligonucleotide Array Technologiesp. 257
Molecular Beacons: A New Approach for Detecting Salmonella Speciesp. 292
DNA-Based Biosensors: A Tool for Environmental Analysisp. 299
Author Indexp. 315
Subject Indexp. 317
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ISBN: 9780841236875
ISBN-10: 0841236879
Series: ACS Symposium Series
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 31st August 2000
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 2.06
Weight (kg): 0.67

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