Trace elements in human parotid saliva

  title={Trace elements in human parotid saliva},
  author={Ilhan Olmez and M. Cetin Gulovali and Glen E. Gordon and Robert Irwin Henkin},
  journal={Biological Trace Element Research},
Although various proteins and some electrolytes have been measured in human saliva, little systematic data about the major and minor elemental components of this body fluid have been obtained. In order to obtain such data, concentrations of C, Na, P, Cl, K, Ca, Sc, Cr, Fe, Co, Zn, Se, Br, Rb, Sb, I, and Cs in human parotid saliva were measured by… CONTINUE READING