The toxic effects and fate of intravenously administered zearalenone in goats.


To clarify the toxic effects and fate of zearalenone (ZEA) in ruminants, we studied histopathological changes and toxicokinetic profiles in goats administered with a single intravenous (iv) injection of ZEA at doses of 2.4 mg/kg bw and 1.2 mg/kg bw, respectively. The expression of the mRNA of estrogen receptor (ER) alpha and beta in tissues was also… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2009.10.004


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