Discover the Most-Read Analytical Chemistry Articles of May 2017

What were chemists reading in May of 2017? To find out, we’ve compiled lists of the five most-read chemistry articles that appeared in each analytical chemistry ACS Publications journal in May 2017, including research, reviews, perspectives and editorial pieces. These lists were not chosen by the journals’ editors. The lists also don’t take other factors, such as citations, into account. This article should not be taken as a “best of” compilation, but rather as an interesting perspective on where the chemistry community allocated their attention recently. Don’t see your favorite paper on the list? Include it in the comments below.

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Applied Chemistry | Biological Chemistry | Materials Science & Engineering | Multidisciplinary Chemistry | Organic/Inorganic Chemistry | Physical Chemistry

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ACS Sensors

Highly Efficient Multiple-Anchored Fluorescent Probe for the Detection of Aniline Vapor Based on Synergistic Effect: Chemical Reaction and PET
ACS Sens., 2017, 2 (5), pp 687–694
DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00143

Ultrasensitive Detection of Cancer Prognostic miRNA Biomarkers Based on Surface Plasmon Enhanced Light Scattering
ACS Sens., 2017, 2 (5), pp 635–640
DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.6b00776

Laser-Scribed Graphene Electrodes for Aptamer-Based Biosensing
ACS Sens., 2017, 2 (5), pp 616–620
DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00066

Periodically Patterned Au-TiO2 Heterostructures for Photoelectrochemical Sensor
ACS Sens., 2017, 2 (5), pp 621–625
DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00251

Nanoantenna-Enhanced Infrared Spectroscopic Chemical Imaging
ACS Sens., 2017, 2 (5), pp 655–662
DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00063

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Analytical Chemistry

Toehold Mediated One-Step Conformation-Switchable “Signal-On” Electrochemical DNA Sensing Enhanced with Homogeneous Enzymatic Amplification
Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (10), pp 5349–5356
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b05171

Observation of the Generation of ONOO– in Mitochondria under Various Stimuli with a Sensitive Fluorescence Probe
Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (10), pp 5519–5525
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00503

Double-Enzymes-Mediated Bioluminescent Sensor for Quantitative and Ultrasensitive Point-of-Care Testing
Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (10), pp 5422–5427
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00239

Applying Carbon Dots-Metal Ions Ensembles as a Multichannel Fluorescent Sensor Array: Detection and Discrimination of Phosphate Anions
Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (10), pp 5542–5548
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00602

A Fluorescent Probe for Hydrogen Peroxide in Vivo Based on the Modulation of Intramolecular Charge Transfer
Anal. Chem., 2017, 89 (10), pp 5278–5284
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b04810

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Chemical Research in Toxicology

Diphenyl Diselenide Protects against Methylmercury-Induced Toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae via the Yap1 Transcription Factor
Open access through ACS Editors’ Choice
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2017, 30 (5), pp 1134–1144
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.6b00449

Modeling Exposure in the Tox21 in Vitro Bioassays
Open access through ACS Editors’ Choice
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2017, 30 (5), pp 1197–1208
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.7b00023

Evaluating the Role of Multidrug Resistance Protein 3 (MDR3) Inhibition in Predicting Drug-Induced Liver Injury Using 125 Pharmaceuticals
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2017, 30 (5), pp 1219–1229
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.7b00048

Why Prodrugs and Propesticides Succeed
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2017, 30 (5), pp 1117–1126
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.7b00030

The Glutathione Conundrum: Stoichiometric Disconnect between Its Formation and Oxidative Stress
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2017, 30 (5), pp 1113–1116
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.7b00018

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Environmental Science & Technology

Open Science for Identifying “Known Unknown” Chemicals
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (10), pp 5357–5359
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01908

Oxidation of Substituted Catechols at the Air–Water Interface: Production of Carboxylic Acids, Quinones, and Polyphenols
Open access through ACS AuthorChoice
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (9), pp 4951–4959
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b00232

Sniffing Out Solutions
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (10), pp 5355–5356
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b02246

Sequestering Soil Organic Carbon: A Nitrogen Dilemma
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (9), pp 4738–4739
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01427

Expanded Target-Chemical Analysis Reveals Extensive Mixed-Organic-Contaminant Exposure in U.S. Streams
Open access through ACS AuthorChoice
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51 (9), pp 4792–4802
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b00012

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Environmental Science & Technology Letters

Occurrence of Neonicotinoid Insecticides in Finished Drinking Water and Fate during Drinking Water Treatment
Open access through ACS Editors’ Choice
Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., 2017, 4 (5), pp 168–173
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00081

Direct Visualization of Aggregate Morphology and Dynamics in a Model Soil Organic–Mineral System
Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., 2017, 4 (5), pp 186–191
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00068

Protein Corona Analysis of Silver Nanoparticles Exposed to Fish Plasma
Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., 2017, 4 (5), pp 174–179
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00074

Algal DNA Repair Kinetics Support Culture-Based Enumeration for Validation of Ultraviolet Disinfection Ballast Water Treatment Systems
Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., 2017, 4 (5), pp 192–196
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00076

MEMBRO3X, a Novel Combination of a Membrane Contactor with Advanced Oxidation (O3/H2O2) for Simultaneous Micropollutant Abatement and Bromate Minimization
Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., 2017, 4 (5), pp 180–185
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00061

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Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

Congratulations to the Best of 2016!
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2017, 65 (17), pp 3431–3431
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b01734

Spectrophotometric Analysis of Phenolic Compounds in Grapes and Wines
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2017, 65 (20), pp 4009–4026
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b01724

Sugar Beet Extract (Beta vulgaris L.) as a New Natural Emulsifier: Emulsion Formation
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2017, 65 (20), pp 4153–4160
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b00441

Application of Deep Eutectic Solvents (DES) for Phenolic Compounds Extraction: Overview, Challenges, and Opportunities
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2017, 65 (18), pp 3591–3601
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b01054

Surrogate Standards: A Cost-Effective Strategy for Identification of Phytochemicals
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2017, 65 (18), pp 3589–3590
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b01588

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Journal of Proteome Research

High-Throughput Analysis of Intact Human Proteins Using UVPD and HCD on an Orbitrap Mass Spectrometer
J. Proteome Res., 2017, 16 (5), pp 2072–2079
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00043

Investigating Acquisition Performance on the Orbitrap Fusion When Using Tandem MS/MS/MS Scanning with Isobaric Tags
J. Proteome Res., 2017, 16 (5), pp 1839–1846
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00091

Evaluating the Characteristics of Reporter Ion Signal Acquired in the Orbitrap Analyzer for Isobaric Mass Tag Proteome Quantification Experiments
J. Proteome Res., 2017, 16 (5), pp 1831–1838
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00092

Intra- and Interskeletal Proteome Variations in Fresh and Buried Bones
J. Proteome Res., 2017, 16 (5), pp 2016–2029
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.6b01070

The Hybrid Search: A Mass Spectral Library Search Method for Discovery of Modifications in Proteomics
J. Proteome Res., 2017, 16 (5), pp 1924–1935
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.6b00988

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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