Portland State University. Department of Biology
Philip C. Withers
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Biology
1 online resource (63 p.)
Cadmium -- Physiological effect, Hair -- Analysis, Tobacco -- Physiological effect, Zinc -- Physiological effect
To determine the relationship of tobacco and marijuana smoking to levels of cadmium and zinc manifested in hair samples, a study was conducted at Portland State University using atomic.absorption spectrophotometry. 97 adult student volunteers participated in the main study.
Simonsen, Neal R., "Cadmium and zinc levels in the hair of smokers and nonsmokers" (1981). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3091.