Determination of the melting temperature , heat of fusion , and purity analysis of different samples of zidovudine ( AZT ) using DSC

@inproceedings{Arajo2010DeterminationOT,
  title={Determination of the melting temperature , heat of fusion , and purity analysis of different samples of zidovudine ( AZT ) using DSC},
  author={Adriano Antunes de Souza Ara{\'u}jo and Mar{\'i}lia dos Santos Bezerra and S{\'i}lvia Storpirtis and Jivaldo do Ros{\'a}rio Matos},
  year={2010}
}
The determination of chemical purity, melting range, and variation of enthalpy in the process of characterizing medicines is one of the principal requirements evaluated in quality control of the pharmaceutical industry. In this study, the method of purity determination using DSC was outlined, as well as the application of this technique for the evaluation… CONTINUE READING