Glutathione peroxidase and catalase in liver, kidney, testis and brain regions of rats following cadmium exposure and subsequent withdrawal.

@article{Shukla1989GlutathionePA,
  title={Glutathione peroxidase and catalase in liver, kidney, testis and brain regions of rats following cadmium exposure and subsequent withdrawal.},
  author={Girja S. Shukla and Tahir S Hussain and R. S. Srivastava and Satya V. Chandra},
  journal={Industrial health},
  year={1989},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={59-69}
}
Intraperitoneal administration of 0.4 mg/kg Cadmium (Cd) daily for 45 days was found to inhibit the activities of glutathione peroxidase and catalase in liver, kidney, testis and various brain regions at different time intervals. The magnitude of inhibition was increased with the period of exposure. Cd produced significant inhibition of glutathione… CONTINUE READING