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Course, academic year 2020/2021
Principles of Advanced Analysis of Natural Products and Foods - S323006
Title: Principles of Advanced Analysis of Natural Products and Foods
Guaranteed by: Department of Food Analysis and Nutrition (323)
Actual: from 2019 to 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:3/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: AM323016
For type:  
Guarantor: Hajšlová Jana prof. Ing. CSc.
Dvořáková Darina Ing. Ph.D.
Syllabus - Czech
Last update: KNOBLOCL (12.04.2012)

1. General requirements on testing laboratories concerned with natural products and foods control

2. Quality management in production and testing facilities; ISO, good laboratory practice (GLP)/ good manufacture practice (GMP) principles, certification, inspection, accreditation, auditing

3. Terms and definitions used in analytical chemistry, traceability and uncertainty of measurement results

4. Analytical method selection, validation and documentation; performance criteria; verification procedures; calibration, quality control procedures; interlaboratory comparison,

5. Reporting of test results, compliance with specification assessment; disputing of results

6. Overview of advanced instrumental techniques employed in analysis of natural products and foods, current trends

7. Principles of target analysis and non-target screening, fingerprinting / profiling

8. Sample preparation strategies - choice of isolation, purification, pre-concentration strategy

9. Separation methods - the application potential of gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, electromigration techniques

10. Spectroscopic methods - the application potential of absorption, emission and mass spectrometry

11. Bioanalytical methods - immunochemical techniques, biosensors - advantages and limitations

12. Demonstration case study No.1: The use of ´omics´ (proteomics / metabolomics) strategies in food authenticity and traceability

13. Demonstration case study No. 2: The use of mass spectrometric techniques in natural products / foods safety control

Demonstration case study No. 3: The use of advanced chemometrics for data handling in identification of nutraceuticals quality markers