[Effects of benzo(a)pyrene exposure on oxidative stress and ATPase in the hippocampus of rats].

OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) exposure on the behaviors and hippocampal oxidative stress and ATPase in rats and the molecular mechanism of neurobehavioral toxicity of B[a]P. METHODS A total of 120 male SD rats (21 days old) were randomly and equally assigned to five groups: blank control group, vegetable oil (solvent… CONTINUE READING