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Enantiomeric separation of methamphetamine and related analogs by capillary zone electrophoresis: intelligence study in routine methamphetamine seizures.
A method for simultaneous enantiomeric separation of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and methamphetamine (MA) in a single run by simple capillary zone electrophoresis (CZE) with beta-cyclodextrin as aExpand
The occurrence of alcohol/drugs by toxicological examination of selected drivers in Hong Kong.
TLDR
Investigation of fatal injured drivers from traffic accidents, drink driving and drug driving cases in Hong Kong revealed that increase usages of methamphetamine, cocaine and zopiclone were observed, and Ketamine was the most frequently detected drug in fatally injured drivers. Expand
Prevalence of drugs of abuse found in testing of illicit drug seizures and urinalysis of selected population in Hong Kong.
TLDR
Ketamine, methamphetamine and heroin were the three most commonly encountered abused drugs through laboratory testing during the study period, and identification of ketamine was shown to decline continuously in both illicit drug testing and urinalysis while there was substantial increase in detection of MA. Expand
Determination of total carbon in air particulate matters by thermal combustion-ion chromatography
Abstract A new analytical procedure based on Thermal Combustion-Ion chromatography was developed for an hourly determination of total carbon in air particulate matters using equipment readilyExpand
Interpol review of toxicology 2016–2019
This review paper covers the forensic-relevant literature in toxicology from 2016 to 2019 as a part of the 19th Interpol International Forensic Science Managers Symposium. The review papers are alsoExpand
The Emergence of Deschloro-N-ethyl-ketamine, a Ketamine Analog, in Drug Seizures and Drug Driving Cases in Hong Kong.
The study reports the detection of a newly emerged drug, deschloro-N-ethyl-ketamine (2-oxo-PCE), an analog of ketamine, through forensic drug and toxicological examinations of exhibits from drugExpand
Prevalence of drugs of abuse found in forensic testing of illicit drug seizures and urine samples from offenders/probationers in Hong Kong: A 3-year update.
TLDR
While MA was the most prevalent drug in the period, cases found with cocaine and cannabis increased steadily over the past 3 years and a rising trend was noted for cases identified with new psychoactive substances (NPS) in illicit drug seizures from an average of 87 cases/ year in 2011-2015 to 211 cases/year in 2018 although NPS cases still contributed to less than 5% of overall drug seizures. Expand