Quantitation and Identification of Microplastics Accumulation in Human Placental Specimens Using Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

Investigators developed methodologies to extract solid materials from human tissue samples by saponification and ultracentrifugation, allowing for highly specific and quantitative analysis of plastics by pyrolysis-gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
[Toxicological Sciences]
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