Accession Number:

ADD019750

Title:

Sweat Collecting Device and Methods for Use and Detection of Tampering

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 28 Sep 2000

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-09-28

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The invention is useful for providing sweat collecting devices for the detection of chemicals or biochemicals in the perspiration of a living subject while reducing drug contamination from without external sources, and for detecting tampering of the sweat collection device. The invention also provides a method for using the sweat collecting device which reduces and identifies prior chemical or biochemical contamination on the skin of the tested subject.

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE