Ana Castelló

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Affiliation: University of Valencia
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Active oxygen doctors the evidence
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, University of Valencia EG, Av Blasco Ibanez, Valencia, Spain
    Naturwissenschaften 96:303-7. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Solving underwater crimes: Development of latent prints made on submerged objects
    Ana Castelló
    University of Valencia EG, Facultad de Medicina, U D Medicina Legal, Av Blasco Ibanez, nº15, 46010 Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Sci Justice 53:328-31. 2013
  3. doi request reprint An alternative to the human hemoglobin test in the investigation of bloodstains treated with active oxygen: the human glycophorin A test
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:907-16. 2011
  4. doi request reprint DNA evidence uncompromised by active oxygen
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:387-92. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Bleach interference in forensic luminol tests on porous surfaces: more about the drying time effect
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, UD Medicina Legal, University of Valencia EG, Valencia, Spain
    Talanta 77:1555-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Criminalystic: effectiveness of lysochromes on the developing of invisible lipstick-contaminated lipmarks on human skin. A preliminary study
    Esperanza Navarro
    Facultad de Medicina, U D Medicina Legal, Av Blasco Ibanez, No 15, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 158:9-13. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Chemistry in crime investigation: sodium percarbonate effects on bloodstains detection
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, University of Valencia EG, UD Medicina Legal, Valencia, Spain
    J Forensic Sci 57:500-2. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Luminous lip-prints as criminal evidence
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia E G, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 155:185-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Just lip prints? No: there could be something else
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia E G, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    FASEB J 18:615-6. 2004
  10. pmc A role for judges in assisted dying
    Ana Castelló
    Professor of Legal Medicine, Department of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia EG, Spain
    J Med Ethics Hist Med 2:3. 2009

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Active oxygen doctors the evidence
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, University of Valencia EG, Av Blasco Ibanez, Valencia, Spain
    Naturwissenschaften 96:303-7. 2009
    ..This inability to locate bloodstains means that highly important evidence (e.g. a DNA profile) may be lost. Consequently, it is important that investigators are aware of this problem so as to compensate for it...
  2. doi request reprint Solving underwater crimes: Development of latent prints made on submerged objects
    Ana Castelló
    University of Valencia EG, Facultad de Medicina, U D Medicina Legal, Av Blasco Ibanez, nº15, 46010 Valencia, Spain Electronic address
    Sci Justice 53:328-31. 2013
    ..Further and wider research should, therefore, be undertaken in which other variables are introduced such as different substrates, other types of liquids, and environmental or time factors. ..
  3. doi request reprint An alternative to the human hemoglobin test in the investigation of bloodstains treated with active oxygen: the human glycophorin A test
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:907-16. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint DNA evidence uncompromised by active oxygen
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia, Spain
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:387-92. 2010
    ..The results, encouraging ones, show that these detergents, despite invalidating all other tests, do not hinder the extraction, or the subsequent analysis, of DNA...
  5. doi request reprint Bleach interference in forensic luminol tests on porous surfaces: more about the drying time effect
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, UD Medicina Legal, University of Valencia EG, Valencia, Spain
    Talanta 77:1555-7. 2009
    ..The results indicate that the drying method may very well overcome household bleach interference in luminol reaction tests, if the investigation allows for an appropriate waiting time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Criminalystic: effectiveness of lysochromes on the developing of invisible lipstick-contaminated lipmarks on human skin. A preliminary study
    Esperanza Navarro
    Facultad de Medicina, U D Medicina Legal, Av Blasco Ibanez, No 15, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 158:9-13. 2006
    ..Preliminary results show that, under the described experimental conditions, the reagents used, Sudan III, Oil Red O and Sudan Black, are effective for obtaining recent latent lip prints on corpse's skin...
  7. doi request reprint Chemistry in crime investigation: sodium percarbonate effects on bloodstains detection
    Ana Castelló
    Facultad de Medicina, University of Valencia EG, UD Medicina Legal, Valencia, Spain
    J Forensic Sci 57:500-2. 2012
    ..Consequently, faced with a stain of bloody appearance, even the preliminary tests are negative; it is advisable to analyze the DNA. Otherwise, the opportunity of obtaining valuable information is lost...
  8. ncbi request reprint Luminous lip-prints as criminal evidence
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia E G, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 155:185-7. 2005
    ..Nile Red is being studied as a potential developer for latent lip prints. The results on very old prints (over 1year) indicate that this reagent is highly efficient to get latent lip prints...
  9. ncbi request reprint Just lip prints? No: there could be something else
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia E G, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    FASEB J 18:615-6. 2004
  10. pmc A role for judges in assisted dying
    Ana Castelló
    Professor of Legal Medicine, Department of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia EG, Spain
    J Med Ethics Hist Med 2:3. 2009
    ..We would like to propose possible regulations that would provide effective safeguards in the application of euthanasia or assisted suicide. ..
  11. doi request reprint Learning ethics through everyday problems: informed consent
    Fernando Verdú
    Facultad de Medicina, U D Medicina Legal, University of Valencia, Spain
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:161-4. 2012
    ..This situation led us to design an educational strategy to make the Informed Consent concept more understandable...
  12. ncbi request reprint The working day in medicine: lessons from the air
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia EG, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Hosp Med 64:416-8; discussion 419-20. 2003
    ..This article discusses whether it would be wrong to explain a mistake involving medical responsibility on the basis of an opinion that the professional was not in the optimum physical or mental state at the moment the mistake took place...