Detection of Cocaine Metabolite in Perspiration Stain, Menstrual Bloodstain, and Hair

    Volume 31, Issue 4 (October 1986)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Published Online: 1 October 1986

    Page Count: 5


    Smith, FP
    Associate professors, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

    Liu, RH
    Associate professors, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

    (Received 8 April 1985; accepted 4 February 1986)

    Abstract

    Low nanogram and picogram quantities of cocaine metabolite equivalents were detected in extracts from perspiration stains, menstrual bloodstains, and hair using radioimmunoassay. The theory of drug inclusion in hair and its significance are discussed.


    Paper ID: JFS11905J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS11905J

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    Title Detection of Cocaine Metabolite in Perspiration Stain, Menstrual Bloodstain, and Hair
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