40 episodes

Forensic Toxicology: It's a matter of half-life and death

The Toxpod Tim Scott & Peter Stockham

    • Science
    • 4.5 • 8 Ratings

Forensic Toxicology: It's a matter of half-life and death

    Coming to Africa

    Coming to Africa

    We tell the story of the TIAFT2020 conference in Capetown, South Africa - a conference that never actually happened.

    Thanks to Alicia Evans, Bronwen Davies, Lorna Martin, Marc LeBeau, Simon Elliott, Dimitri Gerostamoulos and Michaela Kenneally for taking part in this episode.

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 38 min
    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(3)

    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(3)

    We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter.

    Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, editors of the TIAFT Bulletin. For more information on the Bulletin, including how to submit content, click here.

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 11 min
    NPS Update

    NPS Update

    Keeping up to date with New Psychoactive Substances is hard! We've assembled a crack team of experts to help us do just that:
    Michael Evans-Brown, EMCDDAConor Crean, UNODCAlex Krotulski, CFSREThese updates will be a regular part of our podcast schedule, letting you know about recent developments in NPS markets, detection and harms. In this episode we discuss Early Warning Systems and potential changes in the synthetic cannabinoid market.

    Some info on the new class of OXIZID SCRAs

     The UNODC Tox-Portal - get involved!


    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 38 min
    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(2)

    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(2)

    We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter. 

    Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, editors of the TIAFT Bulletin. For more information on the Bulletin, including how to submit content, click here.

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 9 min
    5 in 30 (Chemometrics, single hair analysis and GC-VUV)

    5 in 30 (Chemometrics, single hair analysis and GC-VUV)

    We look at 5 recent publications in the field of toxicology.
    Polettini A, et al. LC–QTOF-MS Presumptive Identification of Synthetic Cannabinoids without Reference Chromatographic Retention/Mass Spectral Information. II. Evaluation of a Computational Approach for Predicting and Identifying Unknown High-Resolution Product Ion Mass Spectra. (2021) Journal of Analytical Toxicology, 45(5):440-61.Kuwayama, K. et al. Development of the “selective concentration” analytical method for drug-containing hair regions based on micro-segmental analysis to identify a trace amount of drug in hair: hair analysis following single-dose ingestion of midazolam. (2021) Forensic Toxicology, 39(1):156-66.Robin, T. First-Line Toxicological Screening with Fully Automated Extraction. (2021) Journal of Analytical Toxicology, 45(3):252-68.Kranenburg, R. Spotting isomer mixtures in forensic illicit drug casework with GC–VUV using automated coelution detection and spectral deconvolution. (2021) Journal of Chromatography B, 1173:122675.Elmsjö, A. Post-Mortem Metabolomics: A Novel Approach in Clinical Biomarker Discovery and a Potential Tool in Death Investigations. (2021) Chemical Research in Toxicology, 34(6):1496-1502.
    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 36 min
    New Psychoactive Substances with Alex Krotulski

    New Psychoactive Substances with Alex Krotulski

    We chat with Alex Krotulski about his work with CFSRE and NPS Discovery. You can find out more about these initiatives, and access the many resources they produce, at https://www.npsdiscovery.org/

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Science

You Might Also Like