Assessment of abnormal DNA repair responses and genotoxic effects in lead exposed workers


Karakaya A. E. , ÖZÇAĞLI E. , Ertaş N., Şardaş S.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE, vol.47, no.4, pp.358-363, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ajim.20145
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.358-363

Abstract

Background One of the main sources of occupational exposure to lead (Pb) in Turkey is in workers of battery industries. Genotoxic studies in human populations exposed to this metal have had conflicting results.