Maristela Andraus won an award at TIAFT 2015

Maristela Andraus, director of Chromatox (our sister laboratory in Brazil), presented the paper: “Extent of external contamination of hair samples from crack cocaine users” at the 52nd Meeting of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists ( TIAFT) in Buenos Aires, 9-13 November 2015, and won an award as one of the two best papers presented from Latin America.MarisTiaft

The work is undoubtedly of a high scientific standard and the findings significantly contributed to the science of drug analysis in hair samples. It assesses the extent of external contamination from hair samples of crack cocaine users and examines the benefits of the analysis of the wash residue in the interpretation of results in general.

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