Volume 4, Issue 17 of BrJAC contains articles on: a simple and rapid method for fast quantitation of total fat in cheese; a rapid and versatile DART-TOF- MS method developed for chemical fingerprinting of Phyllanthus amarus, a well-known medicinal plant; and a sensitive spectrophotometric approach
developed for the determination of three types of cephalosporins.
In addition, the Editorial and two Letters discuss the importance of the Analitica Latin America Congress & Expo held in September 2017, and the benefits of this event for the community of Analytical Chemistry professionals. A Feature presents details of this big event.
Professor Fernando Lanças, who received awards such as the COLACRO and Janusz Pawliszyn medals, spoke with BrJAC about his work and career, and a Feature presents the International Institute of Chromatography, founded by him.
You should also read sponsor reports on US EPA 3546, a routine quantitative method of analysis for pesticides in accordance with SANTE/11945/2015, and a fast routine analysis of polar pesticides in foods by IC-MS/MS.
Enjoy your reading!