Nitrite Biosensing via Selective Enzymes—A Long but Promising Route

@inproceedings{Almeida2010NitriteBV,
  title={Nitrite Biosensing via Selective Enzymes—A Long but Promising Route},
  author={M. Gabriela Almeida and Alexandra Serra and C{\'e}lia M. Silveira and Jos{\'e} J. G. Moura},
  booktitle={Sensors},
  year={2010}
}
The last decades have witnessed a steady increase of the social and political awareness for the need of monitoring and controlling environmental and industrial processes. In the case of nitrite ion, due to its potential toxicity for human health, the European Union has recently implemented a number of rules to restrict its level in drinking waters and food products. Although several analytical protocols have been proposed for nitrite quantification, none of them enable a reliable and quick… CONTINUE READING