Evaluation of a new immunoassay for urinary ethyl glucuronide testing.

@article{Boettcher2008EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a new immunoassay for urinary ethyl glucuronide testing.},
  author={Michael Boettcher and Olof M L Beck and Anders Helander},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2008},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={46-8}
}
AIMS The minor ethanol metabolite ethyl glucuronide (EtG) is used as a sensitive and specific test for recent alcohol consumption with clinical and forensic applications. This study evaluated a new enzyme immunoassay (DRI-EtG EIA, Microgenics Corp.) for determination of the EtG concentration in urine samples. METHODS Evaluation was done using the kit… CONTINUE READING