Physiologically based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) modeling of human lactational transfer of methylmercury in China.


Methylmercury can readily cross the human placental barrier and the blood-brain barrier and cause damage to the vulnerable developing brains of the fetus and infants. Most of the previous studies on the maternal transfer of methylmercury to the next generation have focused on the prenatal period. In this study, human physiologically based pharmacokinetic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.03.018


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