Cortical Concentrations of Metals and Protein in the Brain of Two Breeds of Goats in Nigeria

  • 1 Olopade, 2 Adejumo, 2 Ladokun, 1 Okandeji, 1 Adeshina, 1 Onwuka
  • Published 2005


Metal pollution and exposure is an increasing global problem. One of the best ways to assess the impact of this problem on the brain is by using animals raised in such environments. As a prelude to this, the goat was used in this study to determine its normal metal and protein level in the brain. Ten metals and total crude protein were each analysed in the… (More)


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