Accession Number : ADD014531

Title :   Method for Detecting Amine-Containing Drugs in Body Fluids by Sims.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 5 Feb 85, patented 20 Feb 90,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Kidwell, David

Report Date : 20 Feb 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : This patent discloses a method of analyzing a sample for selected molecules which consists of reacting the molecule with a reagent that produces a charged derivative which can be desorbed and analyzed using Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS). (jhd)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, *MASS SPECTROMETERS, BODY FLUIDS, CHEMICAL AGENTS, MASS SPECTROMETRY, MOLECULES

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE