Chromium, Zinc and Magnesium Concentrations in the Pubic Hair of Obese and Overweight Women

@article{Wiechua2012ChromiumZA,
  title={Chromium, Zinc and Magnesium Concentrations in the Pubic Hair of Obese and Overweight Women},
  author={Danuta Wiechuła and Krzysztof Loska and Dagmara Ungier and Agnieszka Fischer},
  journal={Biological Trace Element Research},
  year={2012},
  volume={148},
  pages={18-24}
}
The study addressed chromium, zinc and magnesium concentrations in the pubic hair of obese and overweight women. It was carried out on hair collected from 85 women at the age of 16–80 living in the Podkarpackie Voivodeship (southern Poland). The experimental and control groups consisted of 39 and 46 females, respectively. The pubic hair was prepared under a procedure established by the International Atomic Energy Agency, followed by wet digestion in a microwave oven. The concentration of the… CONTINUE READING

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