Induction heating-electrothermal vaporization for direct mercury analysis of a single human hair strand by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry

Josiane P. Lafleur, Rebecca Lam, Hing Man Chan, Eric D. Salin

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It was demonstrated that a single human hair strand can be analyzed for total mercury using an induction heating-electrothermal vaporizer with ICP-MS detection, achieving a detection limit of 20 pg or 30 ng g1
Original languageEnglish
JournalJ A A S
Issue number12
Pages (from-to)1315-1317
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

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