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JFDA 30th Anniversary

The Journal of Food and Drug Analysis (JFDA) is the official peer-reviewed publication of the Food and Drug Administration, Taiwan (TFDA). The JFDA is an international journal that is dedicated to publishing original research and review papers on the analyses of food, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics and traditional Chinese medicine as well as related disciplines that are of topical interest to the public health profession. The goal of the Journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss new issues and developments in the different areas of analysis. The scope of the Journal includes analytical methodologies, policy analyses, risk analyses and behavioral analyses in relation to food, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics and traditional Chinese medicine. Contributions may be in the form of review articles, articles, case reports or research notes that have not been published and are not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 32, Issue 2 (2024)

Review Articles


The role and mechanism of cinnamaldehyde in cancer
Jiahua Peng, Xin Song, Wenbin Yu, Yuhan Pan, Yufei Zhang, Hui Jian, and Bin He

Original Articles


Chemical constituents from a marine medicinal brown alga-derived Xylaria acuta SC1019
Hsiao-Yang Hsi, Shih-Wei Wang, George Hsiao, Li-Kwan Chang, Yuan-Chung Cheng, Shu-Jung Huang, Yi-Shan Lu, and Tzong-Huei Lee


Detection of aflatoxin B1 in chili powder using attenuated total reflectance–Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy
Thin Thin Sein, Urairat Mongmonsin, Patutong Chatchawal, Molin Wongwattanakul, Oranee Srichaiyapol, Rungrueang Pattanakul, and Patcharaporn Tippayawat


Effects of ibuprofen in the ZDF rat model of type 2 diabetes
Alexander Gosslau, Unsal Ozdogru, Emmanuel Zachariah, Shiming Li, and Chi-Tang Ho


Fluorescent carbon nanodot-based rapid cell nucleus staining and application for diagnosis
Daiming Zhong, Huamin Yuan, Qiuyan Tian, Gongping Deng, Yanhong Ouyang, Yi Chen, Yang Wang, and Zhiqin Yuan