National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 1998

04. Methods for the Determination of Nitarate in Serum


We established the HPLC method for the determination of serum nitrate concentration by modifying the Japanese official method for the determination of forage nitrate. We also examined the application of "RQflex" and commercial Griess method kits for the rapid diagnosis of nitrate poisoning.
(Lab. of Toxico-Pharmacology, Depertment of Feed Safety)