Determination of selenium and iodine in human thyroids.

@article{Murillo2005DeterminationOS,
  title={Determination of selenium and iodine in human thyroids.},
  author={Miguel Murillo and Nereida Carri{\'o}n and Merc{\'e}d{\`e}s Quintana and Georgia Sanabria and Manuel R{\'i}os and Leopoldo Duarte and Franklin Ablan},
  journal={Journal of trace elements in medicine and biology : organ of the Society for Minerals and Trace Elements},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={23-7}
}
This study focuses on the determination of selenium and iodine in human thyroids. The glands were digested using nitric acid in a microwave oven. Selenium was determined by inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) using a new sample introduction system consisting of a reduction system coupled to a hydride generation nebulizer (DHGN… CONTINUE READING