SENSITIVE ELECTROCHEMICAL METHOD DEVELOPMENT - For “in vivo” Measurement of ROS in Ethanol Induced Stress

Lívia Nagy, Tünde Angyal, Geza Nagy, Matsumoto Akiko, Jan Pribyl, Petr Skladal

Abstract

The role of reactive oxidizing species (ROS) is proved within numerous physiological processes, including aging, signal transduction and some kind of immune functions. Nowadays ROS and oxidative stress gain increasing attention in connection with a wide spectrum of diseases. In case of Asian people, the enzyme taking part in the ethanol metabolism, the aldehyde dehydrogenase is absent or mutated, that can result in liver tissue damage upon extensive alcohol consumption. Most of the ROS species are electrochemically active therefore the applications of electrochemical methods are the most promising for in situ or in vivo monitoring or quantification of them. In our work development and improvements of selective and sensitive method for electrochemical detection of these molecules and radicals are attempted. We prepared ultra thin size-exclusion layer by electropolymerization of m-phenylenediamine monomer on the surface of the Pt working electrode to ensure its selectivity. We have worked out the optimal circumstances for the selective layer preparation and tested its stability and function. In order to enhance the sensitivity of ROS detection a new amperometric method, the periodically interrupted amperometry (PIA) was developed and applied. With this approach we succeeded selective and sensitive detection of H2O2 in vitro.

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Nagy L., Angyal T., Nagy G., Akiko M., Pribyl J. and Skladal P. (2011). SENSITIVE ELECTROCHEMICAL METHOD DEVELOPMENT - For “in vivo” Measurement of ROS in Ethanol Induced Stress . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-37-9, pages 359-362. DOI: 10.5220/0003157303590362


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@conference{biodevices11,
author={Lívia Nagy and Tünde Angyal and Geza Nagy and Matsumoto Akiko and Jan Pribyl and Petr Skladal},
title={SENSITIVE ELECTROCHEMICAL METHOD DEVELOPMENT - For “in vivo” Measurement of ROS in Ethanol Induced Stress},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011)},
year={2011},
pages={359-362},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003157303590362},
isbn={978-989-8425-37-9},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011)
TI - SENSITIVE ELECTROCHEMICAL METHOD DEVELOPMENT - For “in vivo” Measurement of ROS in Ethanol Induced Stress
SN - 978-989-8425-37-9
AU - Nagy L.
AU - Angyal T.
AU - Nagy G.
AU - Akiko M.
AU - Pribyl J.
AU - Skladal P.
PY - 2011
SP - 359
EP - 362
DO - 10.5220/0003157303590362