Published Online: 1 April 1975
Page Count: 25
Forensic chemist, Food and Drug Administration, Washington, D.C.,
(Received 1 May 1974; accepted 12 August 1974)
The development of new compounds with the potential for drug abuse necessitates a continuous accumulation of analytical data in the forensic laboratory. Also, the identification of excipients and adulterants in drug samples provides a data base that can be used for intelligence purposes. Correlation of cases can provide investigative leads as well as being supporting evidence in conspiracy cases.
Paper ID: JFS10282J