LEAD INDUCED NEPHROTOXICITY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PROXIMAL TUBULE IN ALBINO RATS

@inproceedings{Khan2008LEADIN,
  title={LEAD INDUCED NEPHROTOXICITY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PROXIMAL TUBULE IN ALBINO RATS},
  author={Naheed W Khan and Anjum Naqvi and Khalida Perveen and Muhammad Rafique},
  year={2008}
}
Lead Pollution is one of the most important problems of environmental and occupational origin and is widely regarded as risk to health. Kidneys are particularly exposed to the untoward toxic effects of lead as they form its major route of excretion. The effects of lead on renal systems are mediated by the generation of Reactive Oxygen Species, which are thought to be the initiators of per oxidative damage to the cell membranes. The present study was designed to observe the nephrotoxic effects… CONTINUE READING