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Turmeric's unexpected link to lead poisoning in Bangladesh

by on June 14, 2023 6:00 pm
Stanford Medicine Magazine highlights the work of Dr. Jenna Forsyth and Dr. Steve Luby.  Their work identified lead-contaminated spices in Bangledesh with the help of measurements made in the SIGMA Facility.    

Clean lab virtual tours

by on May 25, 2021 7:16 am
Take a tour of the Instrument room that houses our Nu Plasma HR MC-ICPMS and Agilent 8900 ICPMS: Or tour our Picotrace Metal free Clean Lab:

Turmeric adulteration by lead chromate

by on December 18, 2018 12:39 pm
The Washington Post highlights Jenna Forsyth’s work on Pb adulteration in turmeric. Lead isotopic measurements were made in the Stanford SIGMA facility and the findings were published in ES&T.