Toxic effect of heavy metal

Known as: metal poisoning, metal poison, Heavy metal poisoning 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Review
2011
Mercury has a high affinity for sulfhydryl groups, inactivating numerous enzymatic reactions, amino acids, and sulfur-containing… (More)
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2011
2011
Heavy metals can cause several genotoxic effects on cells, including oxidative stress, DNA sequence breakage and protein… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The present study investigated the possible mediatory role of salicylic acid (SA) in protecting plants from cadmium (Cd) toxicity… (More)
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2008
2008
The mechanisms of toxic effects of divalent cations of three heavy metals Hg, Cd and Cu in rat ascites hepatoma AS-30D cells… (More)
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2008
2008
In this study which was carried out between March 2003 and February 2005 Fe, Cu, Zn, Mn, Cr, Pb and Cd contents were determined… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
To address a possible environmental contribution to autism, we carried out a retrospective study on urinary porphyrin levels, a… (More)
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2003
2003
It is now established that NO is a messenger molecule in mammals despite its high toxicity. As NO(+) and CO are isoelectronic, it… (More)
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2000
2000
Cadmium (Cd++) is a widespread environmental pollutant and classifed as an IARC 'Category I' human carcinogen. Cd++ can also… (More)
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1991
1991
A 3.3 kb fragment of yeast genomic DNA was isolated by screening a genomic library constructed in the high copy number 2 micron… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Metallothioneins (MTs) are well-characterized low molecular weight, heat-stable cytosolic proteins with exceptional high content… (More)
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