Associations of neonatal lead, cadmium, chromium and nickel co-exposure with DNA oxidative damage in an electronic waste recycling town.

@article{Ni2014AssociationsON,
  title={Associations of neonatal lead, cadmium, chromium and nickel co-exposure with DNA oxidative damage in an electronic waste recycling town.},
  author={Wenqing Ni and Yue Huang and Xiaoling Wang and Jingwen Zhang and Kusheng Wu},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2014},
  volume={472},
  pages={354-62}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to evaluate the effects of toxic heavy metal co-exposure on DNA oxidative damage in neonates from a primitive e-waste recycling region, Guiyu town, China. METHODS Our participants included 201 pregnant women: 126 from Guiyu town and 75 from Jinping district of Shantou city, where no e-waste recycling and dismantling activities existed. Structured interview questionnaires were administered to the pregnant women and umbilical cord blood (UCB) samples were collected… CONTINUE READING
12 Citations
54 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 54 references

Evaluation of DNA damage in people occupationally exposed to arsenic and some heavy metals

  • A Szymańska-Chabowska, A Beck, R Poręba, R Andrzejak, J. Antonowicz-Juchniewicz
  • Pol J Environ Stud 2009;18:1131–9
  • 2009
Highly Influential
2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…