Vol. 51, No. 1    February 2010   CONTENTS
Originals
(1) LC/ESI-MS/MS Method for the Simultaneous Determination of Macrocyclic Lactone Parasiticides in Livestock Products and Fish
··· Koichi INOUE, Yukiko YOSHIMI, Tomoaki HINO and Hisao OKA
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(2) Contents of Nitrate and Nitrite in Menus Containing more than 350 g of Vegetables per Day
··· Mihoko MURATA, Sumi SUGIYAMA, Aiko UEDA and Masataka ISHINAGA
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(3) Absolute Quantification of Carminic Acid in Cochineal Extract by Quantitative NMR
··· Naoki SUGIMOTO, Atsuko TADA, Takako SUEMATSU, Kazunori ARIFUKU, Takeshi SAITO, Toshihide IHARA, Yuuichi YOSHIDA, Reiji KUBOTA, Maiko TAHARA, Kumiko SHIMIZU, Sumio ITO, Takeshi YAMAZAKI, Yoko KAWAMURA and Tetsuji NISHIMURA
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Notes
(1) Highly Sensitive Detection Method of Verotoxins Produced by Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O-157 : H7 Using a Protein Chip
··· Rima TANABE, Byung-Yoon CHA, Takayuki YONEZAWA, Je-Tae WOO and Kazuo NAGAI
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(2) Improvement of Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Bt11 Maize Detection Method for Reduction of Non-Specific Amplification
··· Junichi MANO, Yuka YANAKA, Hiroshi AKIYAMA, Reiko TESHIMA, Satoshi FURUI and Kazumi KITTA
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Reports
(1) Examination of Cause of Failure to Taxon-Specific DNA Was Not Detected from Bifun (Rice Vermicelli) Using Processing Model Experiment
··· Kunihiko TAKAHASHI, Rie ISHII, Ryuji MATSUMOTO and Masakazu HORIE
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(2) Selection of Suitable Polypropylene Tubes for DNA Testing Using Real-Time PCR
··· Eri SHIMIZU, Satoshi FUTO, Tomoko MASUBUCHI, Yasutaka MINEGISHI, Masaki KASAHARA, Hiroshi AKIYAMA, Reiko TESHIMA, Akihiro HINO, Jyunichi MANO, Satoshi FURUI and Kazumi KITTA
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(3) Change in Tetrodotoxin Content of the Puffer Fish Takifugu rubripes during Seed Production from Fertilized Eggs to Juveniles
··· Yuji NAGASHIMA, Isao MATAKI, Maho TOYODA, Hiroshi NAKAJIMA, Kingo TSUMOTO, Kuniyoshi SHIMAKURA and Kazuo SHIOMI
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