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Trace element accumulations in 13 avian species collected from the Kanto area, Japan.
In the present study, concentrations of 13 elements (Li, Cr, Mn, Cu, Zn, As, Se, Rb, Sr, Mo, Ag, Cd, Hg) were measured in the tissues of the livers, the kidneys, pectoral muscles, lungs and brains ofExpand
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Accumulation of Hg and other heavy metals in the Javan mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) captured on Amamioshima Island, Japan.
Concentrations of 22 elements (Mg, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, As, Se, Rb, Sr, Mo, Ag, Cd, Sb, Cs, Ba, Tl, total Hg (T-Hg), Pb) and organic Hg (O-Hg) were examined in the liver, kidney and brainExpand
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Toenail arsenic levels among residents in Amami-Oshima Island, Japan.
In order to evaluate the current arsenic exposure status and its determinants in Japan, we collected toenail samples from 212 subjects residing in a town with a population of 6,900 in Amami-OshimaExpand
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Exposure assessment of lead to workers and children in the battery recycling craft village, Dong Mai, Vietnam
Human exposure to lead (Pb) due to uncontrolled Pb-acid battery recycling has been an environmental health issue in newly developed industrial regions. We conducted a human monitoring survey in DongExpand
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Subcellular distribution and potential detoxification mechanisms of mercury in the liver of the Javan mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) in Amamioshima Island, Japan.
In a previous study, we showed that Hg accumulated to high levels in the liver of the Javan mongoose (Herpestes javanicus), a terrestrial mammal that lives on Amamioshima Island, Japan. This suggestsExpand
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Comparison of Trophic Magnification Slopes of Mercury in Temperate and Tropical Regions Case Studies on the Oregon Coast, USA, Sanriku Coast, Japan, and Jakarta Bay, Indonesia
The trophic magnification slope (TMS) of mercury has been reported from >130 aquatic systems in the world. However, data from the Asia-Pacific region is quite lacking despite the need for estimatio...
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Trace Element Accumulation in Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Collected from Haneda Area, Japan in 1999
1999年に羽田で捕獲されたチョウゲンボウの肝臓, 腎臓, 胸筋, 肺における微量元素濃度を測定し, その蓄積特性と体内分布を検討した。FeとMnは肝臓に蓄積していたが, 他の元素はおもに腎臓と肺で高濃度が認められた。Al, V, Ga, Baは肺で高値を示し, 大気由来の曝露が考えられた。また,Expand
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Subcellular distribution and potential detoxification mechanisms of mercury in the liver of the Javan mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) in Amamioshima Island, Japan.
In a previous study, we showed that Hg accumulated to high levels in the liver of the Javan mongoose (Herpestes javanicus), a terrestrial mammal that lives on Amamioshima Island, Japan. This suggestsExpand
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