Code of Federal Regulations (21CFR) Guidances

  • Thomas Catalano
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This chapter discusses relevant sections of the Code of Federal Regulations which may apply to forensic chemistry, such as the GMPs and GLPs, which contain work processes such as method development, reference standards, sample preparation, system suitability, calculations, data reporting, training, and standard operating procedures that can be applied to the practice of forensic chemistry.


High Performance Liquid Chromatography High Performance Liquid Chromatography Standard Operating Procedure Acceptance Criterion System Suitability 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Catalano
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  1. 1.PharmChem Analytical Consultants, LLCBuffalo GroveUSA

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