Alteration in Erythrocyte Membrane Fatty Acids Composition, Cholesterol and Phospholipids of Chronic Lead Intoxicated Male Rabbits and Their Modulation with Vitamin E

  • Afaf, D. Abdel-Mageid
  • Published 2008


Membrane lipids specially fatty acids appear to be one of the critical target associated with lead intoxication. The aim of our research was to elucidate the changes in erythrocyte membrane fatty acids composition, cholesterol and phospholipids (that may affect different aspect of cell structure and function) under the effect of chronic lead toxicity and… (More)