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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) and published by 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 31, Issue 1 (2023)

Review Articles


Recent developments in detection and therapeutic approaches for antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections
Kavya Moorthy, Kai-Chih Chang, Hsueh-Hui Yang, Wen-Min Su, Cheng-Kang Chiang, and Zhiqin Yuan


Regulatory considerations for generic products of non-biological complex drugs
Yu-Hsuan Liu, Yi-Shuo Chen, Ting Tseng, Min-Lin Jiang, Churn-Shiouh Gau, and Lin-Chau Chang

Original Articles


Erinacine S from Hericium erinaceus mycelium promotes neuronal regeneration by inducing neurosteroids accumulation
Chun-Yu Lin, Yi-Ju Chen, Chih-Hsuan Hsu, Yu-Hsuan Lin, Peng-Tzu Chen, Ting-Han Kuo, Chris T. Ho, Hsin-Hua Chen, Sih-Jia Huang, Ho-Chieh Chiu, Chin-Chu Chen, and Eric Hwang


Guilu Erxian Jiao enhances protein synthesis, glucose homeostasis, mitochondrial biogenesis and slow-twitch fibers in the skeletal muscle
Wei-Yu Fang, Wan-Hsuan Chang, Yi-Hong Tsai, Hung-Te Hsu, Fang-Rong Chang, Chih-Lung Lin, and Yi-Ching Lo


Development of a metabolomics-based data analysis approach for identifying drug metabolites based on high-resolution mass spectrometry
Hsiao-Hsien Ting, Yi-Shiou Chiou, Tien-Yi Chang, Guan-Yu Lin, Pei-Jhen Li, and Chia-Lung Shih


Chemical transformation of cannabidiol into psychotropic cannabinoids under acidic reaction conditions: Identification of transformed products by GC-MS
Minsun Jeong, Sangin Lee, Chaeyoung Seo, Eunjeong Kwon, Soohyang Rho, Mansoo Cho, Moon Yeon Kim, Wonwoong Lee, Yong Sup Lee, and Jongki Hong