Analytical Sciences


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What's New

  • July 10, 2015
    Volume 31, Number 7 was released on the Web.

    Special Issue: Electroanalysis with New Electrode Materials and Advanced Electrochemical Devices This special issue features twenty Originals, and five Notes, and two rapid communications. Three Hot Articles are announced.

    Call for Papers Special Issue: "Recent Advances in Nanoscale Particles and Structures for Analytical Applications" is scheduled for publication in March 2016. See Call for Papers

    Cover illustration of this month"A Dual Electrochemical Sensor Based on a Test-strip Assay for the Quantitative Determination of Albumin and Creatinine" by Tomoyuki YASUKAWA et al. (p.583). See larger image


Hot Articles − Volume 31, Number 7 (2015)

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Yeast-based Biochemical Oxygen Demand Sensors Using Gold-modified Boron-doped Diamond Electrodes
Tribidasari A. IVANDINI, HARMESA, Endang SAEPUDIN, and Yasuaki EINAGA
Keywords: Gold-modified diamond, BOD sensors, oxygen, Rhodotorula mucilaginosa UICC Y-181, alginate matrix
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 643.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.643, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.643

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An Electrochemical Biosensor Based on a Myoglobin-specific Binding Peptide for Early Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction
Hyeong Yun LEE, Ji Suk CHOI, Padmanaban GURUPRASATH, Byung-Heon LEE, and Yong Woo CHO
Keywords: Electrochemical sensor, myoglobin, myoglobin-specific binding peptide, gold electrode
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 699.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.699, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.699

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An Extended-gate Type Organic FET Based Biosensor for Detecting Biogenic Amines in Aqueous Solution
Tsuyoshi MINAMI, Tsubasa SATO, Tsukuru MINAMIKI, and Shizuo TOKITO
Keywords: Organic field-effect transistor, histamine, putrescine, osmium polymer, horseradish peroxidase, diamine oxidase
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 721.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.721, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.721


Table of Contents − Volume 31, Number 7 (2015)

Analytical Sciences Editorial Board Member: Biography
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 571.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.571, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.571

Rapid Communications

Multiplex MicroRNA Detection on a Power-free Microfluidic Chip with Laminar Flow-assisted Dendritic Amplification
Ryo ISHIHARA, Kazuki HASEGAWA, Kazuo HOSOKAWA, and Mizuo MAEDA
Keywords: MicroRNA, multiplex, point-of-care diagnosis, power-free microfluidic device, LFDA
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 573.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.573, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.573
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Optical Evaluation of the Surface Coverage of Silver Nanoparticle-coated Plastic Microbeads
Hiroshi SHIIGI, Shohei KIMURA, Takahiro FUJITA, and Tsutomu NAGAOKA
Keywords: Silver nanoparticle, metal coating, evaluation of coverage, conducting microbead
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 577.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.577, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.577
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Special Issue: Electroanalysis with New Electrode Materials and Advanced Electrochemical Devices

Guest Editorial

“Electroanalysis with New Electrode Materials and Advanced Electrochemical Devices”
Osamu NIWA
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 581.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.581, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.581

Original Papers

A Dual Electrochemical Sensor Based on a Test-strip Assay for the Quantitative Determination of Albumin and Creatinine
Tomoyuki YASUKAWA, Yuya KIBA, and Fumio MIZUTANI
Keywords: Dual-electrochemical sensor, immunochromatography, lateral flow, quantitative detection, enzyme label
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 583.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.583, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.583
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Microfluidic Device for Coulometric Detection of Organophosphate Pesticides
Jin WANG, Takaaki SATAKE, and Hiroaki SUZUKI
Keywords: Coulometry, organophosphate pesticide, acetylcholinesterase, acetylthiocholine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 591.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.591, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.591
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Competitive Attachment of Gold Nanoparticles on an Indium Tin Oxide Electrode
Munetaka OYAMA and Shinichi FUJITA
Keywords: Gold nanoparticles, indium tin oxide, competitive attachment, electrode modification
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 597.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.597, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.597
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Fabrication and Characterization of Ultrathin-ring Electrodes for Pseudo-steady-state Amperometric Detection
Yuki KITAZUMI, Katsumi HAMAMOTO, Tatsuo NODA, Osamu SHIRAI, and Kenji KANO
Keywords: Amperometry, pseudo-steady-state current, microband electrode, kinetic measurements
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 603.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.603, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.603
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Pulse Laser Deposition Fabricating Gold Nanoclusters on a Glassy Carbon Surface for Nonenzymatic Glucose Sensing
Honghui SHU, Gang CHANG, Zhiqiang WANG, Pai LI, Yuting ZHANG, and Yunbin HE
Keywords: Pulse laser deposition (PLD), gold nanoclusters, glucose oxidation, nonenzymatic sensor
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 609.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.609, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.609
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Graphene-supported PtPd Bimetallic Gathered Nanocrystals for Non-enzymatic Sensing of Oxalic Acid
Zhixiong CAI, Li ZHAO, Tingting ZHAO, Yiru WANG, and Xi CHEN
Keywords: Polyhedral PtPd nanocrystals, graphene, non-enzymatic, oxalic acid, DPV
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 617.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.617, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.617
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Rare Elements Electrochemistry: The Development of a Novel Electrochemical Sensor for the Rapid Detection of Europium in Environmental Samples Using Gold Electrode Modified with 2-pyridinol-1-oxide
Laura CRUICKSHANK, Simon OFFICER, Pat POLLARD, Radhakrishna PRABHU, Mark STUTTER, and Carlos FERNANDEZ
Keywords: Lanthanides, electrochemical sensor, enviromental, water and gold electrode
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 623.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.623, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.623
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Application of Electrochemiluminescence for the Evaluation of the Antioxidant Capacity of Some Phenolic Compounds Against Superoxide Anion Radicals
Masanori MATSUOKA and Jiye JIN
Keywords: Superoxide anion, phenolic compounds, antioxidant capacity, electrochemiluminescence, lucigenin
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 629.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.629, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.629
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Effect of the sp2/sp3 Ratio in a Hybrid Nanocarbon Thin Film Electrode for Anodic Stripping Voltammetry Fabricated by Unbalanced Magnetron Sputtering Equipment
Hiroyuki YANAGISAWA, Ryoji KURITA, Tomoyuki KAMATA, Kyoko YOSHIOKA, Dai KATO, Ayumi IWASAWA, Tetsuya NAKAZATO, Masaki TORIMURA, and Osamu NIWA
Keywords: Carbon film electrode, anodic stripping voltammetry, unbalanced magnetron sputtering, heavy metal ion
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 635.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.635, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.635
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Yeast-based Biochemical Oxygen Demand Sensors Using Gold-modified Boron-doped Diamond Electrodes
Tribidasari A. IVANDINI, HARMESA, Endang SAEPUDIN, and Yasuaki EINAGA
Keywords: Gold-modified diamond, BOD sensors, oxygen, Rhodotorula mucilaginosa UICC Y-181, alginate matrix
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 643.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.643, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.643
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Structure and Electroanalytical Application of Nitrogen-doped Carbon Thin Film Electrode with Lower Nitrogen Concentration
Tomoyuki KAMATA, Dai KATO, Shigeru UMEMURA, and Osamu NIWA
Keywords: Nitrogen doping, carbon electrode, thin film, H2O2 detection
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 651.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.651, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.651
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Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes/Graphite Nanosheets Modified Glassy Carbon Electrode for the Simultaneous Determination of Acetaminophen and Dopamine
Susu ZHANG, Ping HE, Guangli ZHANG, Wen LEI, and Huichao HE
Keywords: Acetaminophen, dopamine, graphite nanosheets, multi-walled carbon nanotubes, electroanalysis
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 657.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.657, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.657
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Electrochemical Investigation of Interaction between a Bifunctional Probe and GG Mismatch Duplex
Jiao LI, Hanping HE, Xiaoqian PENG, Min HUANG, Xiuhua ZHANG, and Shengfu WANG
Keywords: Mismatch DNA, electrochemistry, recognition, bifunctional probe, ferrocene
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 663.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.663, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.663
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Visible Light-driven Photoelectrochemical Determination of p-Nitrophenol Based on CdSe Quantum Dots and DNA Composite Film Modified Electrode
Kai YAN, Yuhan ZHU, Ling CHENG, and Jingdong ZHANG
Keywords: Photoelectrochemical determination, p-nitrophenol, CdSe quantum dots, DNA
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 669.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.669, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.669
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Influence of the Circulating Current on the Propagation of the Change in Membrane Potential
Yuki KUSHIDA, Osamu SHIRAI, Yoshinari TAKANO, Yuki KITAZUMI, and Kenji KANO
Keywords: Liquid membrane, membrane potential, ion transport, propagation, circulating current, potentiometry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 677.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.677, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.677
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Selective Thiol Detection in Authentic Biological Samples with the Use of Screen-printed Electrodes
Patricia T. LEE and Richard G. COMPTON
Keywords: Homocysteine, glutathione, catechol, human plasma, cell tissue media, carbon nanotube screen-printed electrode, thiols, 1,4-Michael addition reaction, cyclic voltammetry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 685.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.685, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.685
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Enzyme and Mediator-coadsorbed Carbon Felt Electrode for Electrochemical Detection of Glucose Covered with Polymer Layers Based on Layer-by-Layer Technique
Soichi YABUKI and Yoshiki HIRATA
Keywords: Carbon felt, layer-by-layer technique, glucose detection, glucose dehydrogenase, ferrocene, adsorption, electrochemical interferents, L-ascorbate, acetaminophen
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 693.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.693, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.693
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An Electrochemical Biosensor Based on a Myoglobin-specific Binding Peptide for Early Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction
Hyeong Yun LEE, Ji Suk CHOI, Padmanaban GURUPRASATH, Byung-Heon LEE, and Yong Woo CHO
Keywords: Electrochemical sensor, myoglobin, myoglobin-specific binding peptide, gold electrode
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 699.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.699, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.699
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Interference Reduction in Glucose Detection by Redox Potential Tuning: New Glucose Meter Development
Seong Je CHO, Chul-Ho CHO, Kwang Bok KIM, Min-Hyoung LEE, Jae Hong KIM, Suho LEE, Jaegeol CHO, Suntae JUNG, Dong-Min KIM, and Yoon-Bo SHIM
Keywords: Glucose sensor, mixed Fe-complex mediator, NAD-GDH, potential tuning
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 705.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.705, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.705
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Electrochemical Decoration of Carbon Nanotubes with Au Nanostructure for the Electroanalysis of Biomolecules
Ashok Kumar DAS and C. Retna RAJ
Keywords: Au nanostructures, carbon nanotube, electrochemical decoration, electroanalysis
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 711.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.711, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.711
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Notes

Simulation Analysis of Positional Relationship between Embryoid Bodies and Sensors on an LSI-based Amperometric Device for Electrochemical Imaging of Alkaline Phosphatase Activity
Yusuke KANNO, Kosuke INO, Kumi Y. INOUE, Atsushi SUDA, Ryota KUNIKATA, Masahki MATSUDAIRA, Hitoshi SHIKU, and Tomokazu MATSUE
Keywords: LSI-based amperometric chip device, simulation analysis, cell analysis, electrochemical imaging
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 715.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.715, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.715
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An Extended-gate Type Organic FET Based Biosensor for Detecting Biogenic Amines in Aqueous Solution
Tsuyoshi MINAMI, Tsubasa SATO, Tsukuru MINAMIKI, and Shizuo TOKITO
Keywords: Organic field-effect transistor, histamine, putrescine, osmium polymer, horseradish peroxidase, diamine oxidase
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 721.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.721, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.721
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An Organic Field-effect Transistor with an Extended-gate Electrode Capable of Detecting Human Immunoglobulin A
Tsukuru MINAMIKI, Tsuyoshi MINAMI, Yui SASAKI, Ryoji KURITA, Osamu NIWA, Shin-ichi WAKIDA, and Shizuo TOKITO
Keywords: Organic field-effect transistor, immunosensor, label-free, immunoglobulin A, self-assembled monolayer
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 725.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.725, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.725
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Influence of Contact Force on Electrochemical Responses of Redox Species Flowing in Nitrocellulose Membrane at Micropyramid Array Electrode
Wataru IWASAKI, Ramachandra Rao SATHULURI, Osamu NIWA, and Masaya MIYAZAKI
Keywords: Electrochemical measurement, lateral flow, micropyramid array, contact force
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 729.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.729, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.729
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Voltammetric Detection of Oxalic Acid by Using Glassy Carbon Electrodes with Covalently Attached Nitrogen-containing Functional Groups
Hiroaki MATSUURA, Syuhei AKABE, Tsubasa KITAMURA, Takuto TAKAHASHI, and Shunichi UCHIYAMA
Keywords: Electrocatalytic oxidation, oxalic acid, voltammetric detection, glassy carbon electrode
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 733.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.733, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.733
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Announcements

Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(7), 737.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.737, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.737