The aim of the study was the determination of neomycin and streptomycin
aminoglycoside antibiotics in bovine kidney tissue at trace levels. The
aminoglycosides contain no chromophore making detection difficult by conventional
spectrophotometric detection and are highly polar making separation from tissue
samples a multistep clean-up procedure. [Continues.]
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAFF), particularly Martin Shepherd.