Klobut ’15M, Dr. Scott Present on Detecting Drug Abuse Through Hair

April 8, 2015 jretter Retter

Master of Science in Forensic Science student Jakub Klobut ’15M and Dr. Karen Scott, director and associate professor of Forensic Science, presented research on “Supported Liquid Extraction,” a method of drug abuse detection through hair, at the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences in Florida last month.

“Supported Liquid Extraction as a New Technique for the Clean-up of Hair Extracts Containing Drug of Abuse” concluded that “[Supported liquid extraction] was ... a suitable alternative clean-up method for hair extracts containing drugs of abuse compared to traditional [solid phase extraction] methods.”

Read a summary of the presentation online.

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