Effects of saliva collection using cotton swabs on melatonin enzyme immunoassay

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Kozaki, Tomoaki; Lee, Soomin; Nishimura, Takayuki; Katsuura, Tetsuo; Yasukouchi, Akira;
(2011)

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Although various acceptable and easy-to-use devices have been used for saliva collection, cotton swabs are among the most common ones. Previous studies reported that cotton swabs yield a lower level of melatonin detection. However, t... View more
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