The determination of iron in blood plasma or serum.

  title={The determination of iron in blood plasma or serum.},
  author={W. N. M. Ramsay},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  volume={2 3},
  • W. Ramsay
  • Published 1957
  • Biology
  • Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry
Some time ago it became necessary in this department to have a rapid and reliable method for the determination of iron in blood serum or plasma. The method was required for teaching purposes on human subjects and for investigations on iron metabolism in various species. Since none of the published techniques seemed quite suitable, a new one was based on the experience of the author (Ramsay, 1951,1952) in determining non-haem iron in the chick embryo and its liver. The new method is described… 

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