Chapter 1. Structure and Nomenclature of Steroids Chapter 2. Spectroscopic Methods of Steroid Analysis Chapter 3. General Methods for the Extraction, Purification and Measurement of Steroids by Chromatography and Mass Spectrometre Chapter 4. Immunoassay of Steroids Chapter 5. Analysis of Corticosteroids Chapter 6 Analysis of Androgens their Derivatives Chapter 7. Analysis of Progestagens Chapter 8 The Measurement of Estrogens Chapter 9. Anabolic steroids: Metabolism, doping and detection in human and equestrian sports Chapter 10. Analysis of Bile Acids Chapter 11. Analysis of Vitamins D, Structural Analogs and their Metabolites Chapter 12. Industrial and Compendial Steroid Analysis Chapter 13. Quality Management of Steroid Hormone Assays
The second edition of this handbook concentrates on the analysis of steroids in biological fluids. It offers analysis of low levels of steroid analytes in biological fluids. This new edition also provides an extra chapter on pharmaceutical aspects of steroid analysis. Coverage details spectroscopic and other methods, including UV and IR absorption spectroscopy, NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, X-ray diffraction, chromatography and immunoassay of steroids.
Second edition of successful reference on steroid analysis
Includes a completely new chapter on pharmaceutical aspects of steroid analysis
Comprehensive and up-to-date review of steroid analysis, written by experts in the field
Strong focus on developments in steroid analysis since 1995