Journal article

Direct determination of zinc in plasma by graphite furnace atomic absorption spectrometry using palladium/magnesium and EDTA matrix modification with high temperature pyrolysis

Brian J Stevens, Dominic J Hare, Irene Volitakis, Robert A Cherny, Blaine R Roberts

Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry | ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Mental Health

Awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage Project Scheme

Awarded by Agilent Technologies

Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to thank Mr Graeme Carter and the staff of Australian Clinical Labs (Melbourne) for the measurement of plasma zinc by FAAS. Helpful advice was provided by Mr John Sanders of Varian Pty. Ltd (now Agilent Technologies), Springvale, Victoria, Australia. The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health acknowledges the strong support from the Victorian Government and the funding from the Operational Infrastructure Support Grant. Financial support from the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Mental Health (Grant ID: 20100104), an Australian Government Initiative and the Australian Research Council Linkage Projects Scheme (LP140100095, with Agilent Technologies) is acknowledged. DJH is a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellow (Grant ID: APP1122981) partly supported by Agilent Technologies.