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Intercalation of Phenylalanine, Isocoumarin and Ochratoxin A (OTA) into LDH’s

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Phenylalanine, isocoumarin and Ochratoxin A (OTA) have been intercalated within the interlayer space of layered double hydroxides. Synthesis of these nanocompounds was achieved via co-precipitation. Their physicochemical properties were studied by element chemical analysis, powder X-ray diffraction, infrared spectroscopy and thermal analyses. The presence of OTA in the interlayer is demonstrated by the study of LC-FD Analysis. On the other hand, these studies allow to check how some of the toxin is on the surface of the nanocomposite.

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Román, M. and Holgado, M. (2015) Intercalation of Phenylalanine, Isocoumarin and Ochratoxin A (OTA) into LDH’s. Open Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 5, 52-62. doi: 10.4236/ojic.2015.53007.


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