Simultaneous analysis of six novel hallucinogenic (tetrahydrobenzodifuranyl)aminoalkanes (FLYs) and (benzodifuranyl)aminoalkanes (DragonFLYs) by GC-MS, LC-MS, and LC-MS-MS

@article{Zaitsu2009SimultaneousAO,
  title={Simultaneous analysis of six novel hallucinogenic (tetrahydrobenzodifuranyl)aminoalkanes (FLYs) and (benzodifuranyl)aminoalkanes (DragonFLYs) by GC-MS, LC-MS, and LC-MS-MS},
  author={Kei Zaitsu and Munehiro Katagi and Hiroe T. Kamata and Keiko Nakanishi and Noriaki Shima and Tooru Kamata and Hiroshi Nishioka and Akihiro Miki and Michiaki Tatsuno and Hitoshi Tsuchihashi},
  journal={Forensic Toxicology},
  year={2009},
  volume={28},
  pages={9-18}
}
Six novel hallucinogens classed as (tetrahydrobenzodifuranyl) aminoalkanes or (benzodifuranyl)aminoalkanes, which are known by the common names of “FLY” and “DragonFLY,” respectively, were synthesized. These compounds were simultaneously analyzed by gas chromatography (GC)-mass spectrometry (MS), liquid chromatography (LC)-MS, and LC-MS-MS. GCMS analysis of their free bases was not satisfactory for both mass spectral and chromatographic measurements, and thus trifluoroacetyl (TFA… 
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