Performance of immunoassays in screening for opiates, cannabinoids and amphetamines in post-mortem blood.

@article{Hino2003PerformanceOI,
  title={Performance of immunoassays in screening for opiates, cannabinoids and amphetamines in post-mortem blood.},
  author={Yukiko Hino and Ilkka Ojanper{\"a} and Ilpo Juhani Rasanen and Erkki Vuori},
  journal={Forensic science international},
  year={2003},
  volume={131 2-3},
  pages={148-55}
}
Several immunoassay methods for screening of abused drugs in whole blood were evaluated in post-mortem forensic toxicology. Blood samples known to be positive or negative for opiates, cannabinoids or amphetamines by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) were analysed by EMIT II Plus and EMIT d.a.u., Syva RapidTest and Triage 8 after acetone… CONTINUE READING