Special Issue "Exploring Bioactive Polyphenolic Compounds in Food and Natural Real-World Samples"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 May 2023) | Viewed by 24067
Interests: food chemistry; natural products; phenolic acids; flavonoids; anthocyanins; carotenoids; HPLC; mass spectrometry
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Polyphenolic compounds are usually referred to as a group of naturally occurring compounds containing multiple phenolic functionalities. Such compounds are commonly found in the plant kingdom, where they are responsible for flower coloration. Naturally occurring polyphenols are known to present numerous biological activities, e.g., they can be potential candidates for use as drugs, in diseases such as AIDS, heart ailments, ulcer formation, bacterial infection, mutagenesis, and neural disorders.
Several separation techniques can be adopted for their analysis, such as capillary electrophoresis, gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, and supercritical fluid chromatography. Notably, reversed-phase liquid chromatography is considered the “niche technique” for their determination.
The Special Issue aims to collect papers dealing with the analysis of bioactive polyphenolic compounds in food and natural products; in addition, a particular focus on new achievements in the field will be appreciated.
Dr. Francesco Cacciola
Dr. Katia Arena
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- food chemistry
- natural products
- mass spectrometry