Occupational exposure to formaldehyde and biological monitoring of Research Institute workers.

  title={Occupational exposure to formaldehyde and biological monitoring of Research Institute workers.},
  author={Mauro Pala and Donatella Ugolini and Marcello Ceppi and Fabio Rizzo and Lucia Maiorana and Claudia Bolognesi and Tiziana Schilir{\`o} and Giorgio Gilli and Paola Bigatti and Roberto Bono and Daniela Vecchio},
  journal={Cancer detection and prevention},
  volume={32 2},
AIM The aim of this study was to verify the presence of a relationship between formaldehyde exposure in the work environment with biological markers of exposure and of effect. METHODS Exposure to formaldehyde (FA) of 36 workers in different laboratories of a Cancer Research Institute and biomarkers of exposure, such as formaldehyde human serum albumin conjugate (FA-HSA) and biomarkers of effect, such as chromosome aberration (CA), micronuclei (MN) and sister chromatid exchanges (SCEs) were… CONTINUE READING


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