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Stripping Voltammetric Determination Of Zinc, Cadmium, Lead And Copper In Blood Samples Of Children Aged Between 3 Months And 6 years

Mahajan, Rakesh Kumar and Walia Singh, Tejinder Prasad and Kaur, Sumanjit (2005) Stripping Voltammetric Determination Of Zinc, Cadmium, Lead And Copper In Blood Samples Of Children Aged Between 3 Months And 6 years. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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Abstract

Blood samples of 160 children, ranging age between 3 months and 6 years were selected from five different parts of Amritsar district of Punjab (India) and were analyzed for Zn, Cd, Pb and Cu using anodic stripping voltammetry. Large variations in the results have been correlated to the area inhabited, age differences and other factors. It was found that the areas, more prone to environmental stress, had shown more quantities of these metals in blood samples in comparison to those which were taken from safer sites. Similarly the younger children lesser exposed to environmental pollution had shown comparatively lesser quantity of these metals in comparison to older objects.

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:Stripping voltammetry, Blood, Zinc, Cadmium, Lead, Copper
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:4434
Deposited By:Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:15 Jul 2005
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:56

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