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Researcher

Luc Pieters

  • Research interest:Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (AAS) of trace elements. NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) spectroscopy. LC-SPE-NMR (Liquid Chromatography - Solid Phase Extraction - NMR spectroscopy). LC-MS (Liquid Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry). Pharmaceutical and Phytochemical Analysis; quality control. In vitro Gastro-Intestinal Dialysis Model (GIDM) with colon phase. In vitro and in vivo oxidative stress parameters.
  • Keywords:STRUCTURE ELUCIDATION, ATOMIC ABSORPTION SPECTROMETRY, NMR SPECTROSCOPY, TRACE ELEMENTS, NATURAL PRODUCTS, AAS, MEDICINAL PLANTS, Pharmacy and pharmacology
  • Disciplines:Other chemical sciences, Nutrition and dietetics , Biomarker discovery and evaluation, Drug discovery and development, Medicinal products, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy and phytochemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Toxicology and toxinology, Other pharmaceutical sciences, Agricultural animal production, Food sciences and (bio)technology
  • Research techniques:- Perkin Elmer Zeeman Absorption Spectrometer 4100ZL (graphite furnace) - Perkin Elmer AAnalyst 300 (flame) - Perkin Elmer AAS 3100 (hydride generation) - Bruker NMR DRX-400 instrument operating at 400 MHz for 1H, equipped with a 5 mm dual probe (1H, 13C) and a 3 mm BBI (broadband inverse) probe. - Agilent HPLC - Gilson Liquid Handler with Solid Phase Extraction - UPLC-QTOF (Waters) GC-MS
  • Users of research expertise:- Pharmaceutical industry - Food industry - Companies producing herbal medicinal products or food supplements