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SPERM QUALITY IN ADULT MALE RATS EXPOSED TO CADMIUM IN UTERO and LACTATION
(Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health: Part A Current Issues, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
Recent studies indicate that several anomalies of the male reproductive system may be produced by acute or chronic exposure to chemical substances released into the environment, attributed to increased industrial development. ...
Memory impairment due to fipronil pesticide exposure occurs at the GABAA receptor level, in rats
(Physiology and Behavior, 2016-10-15) [Artigo]
Fipronil (F) a pesticide considered of second generation cause various toxic effects in target and non-target organisms including humans in which provoke neurotoxicity, having the antagonism of gamma-amino butyric acid ...
Exposure to fipronil elevates systolic blood pressure and disturbs related biomarkers in plasma of rats
(Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 2016-03-01) [Artigo]
Recent reports show that fipronil affects non-target organisms, including environmental species populations and potentially humans. We aimed to examine if fipronil exposure affects the systolic blood pressure and related ...
Cadmium and exposure to stress increase aggressive behavior
(Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 2011-07-01) [Artigo]
Environmental toxicants and stress influence the health and behavior of people from different parts of the world. In the present study, aggressive behavior was evaluated in rats exposed to cadmium (Cd) for four weeks and ...
Behavioral effects of acute exposure to the insecticide fipronil
(Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
The effects of fipronil (Frontline (R) Top Spot) were investigated in 40 days old rats utilizing open field (OF), hole-board (HB) and elevated plus-maze (EPM) apparatus. Rats (N=15) received topical application of fipronil ...
Interaction between humic substances and metallic ions: A selectivity study of humic substances and their possible therapeutic application
(Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society, 2007-09-06) [Artigo]
The complexation capacity of humic substances extracted from peat samples taken from the Mogi River in Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil, was determined using metal ions (Al(III), Pb(II), Cr(VI) and Cd(II)), yielding the following ...