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A One-Dimensional Paper Chromatographic Technique for the Separation of Phenols, Phenolic Acids and their Derivatives

Naturevolume 169pages10621063 (1952) | Download Citation



THE following technique for the separation of phenols, phenolic acids and their derivatives by one-dimensional paper partition chromatography has been developed as part of a two-dimensional method (to be published shortly) for the investigation of serum and urinary phenols in patients suffering from acute uræmia.

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  1. Research Laboratory, Central Laboratory, Portsmouth and Isle of Wight Area Pathological Service, Milton Road, Portsmouth

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