Early Developmental Low-Dose Methylmercury Exposure Alters Learning and Memory in Periadolescent but Not Young Adult Rats

@inproceedings{AlboresGarca2016EarlyDL,
  title={Early Developmental Low-Dose Methylmercury Exposure Alters Learning and Memory in Periadolescent but Not Young Adult Rats},
  author={Damaris Albores-Garc{\'i}a and Leonor C Acosta-Saavedra and A Jos{\'e} Alberto Hern{\'a}ndez and Miriam J Loera and Emma S Calder{\'o}n-Aranda},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2016}
}
Few studies have assessed the effects of developmental methylmercury (MeHg) exposure on learning and memory at different ages. The possibility of the amelioration or worsening of the effects has not been sufficiently investigated. This study aimed to assess whether low-dose MeHg exposure in utero and during suckling induces differential disturbances in… CONTINUE READING