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- Azevedo, R.; Oliveira, N.; Maia, C.; Verde, I.
- Chemosphere 2019 v.228 pp. 278-286
- umbilical arteries, etc ; chronic exposure; endothelium; fetus; gases; histamine; long term effects; nutrients; phthalates; plastics; potassium chloride; receptors; serotonin; smooth muscle; vasodilation; viability; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... Di(2-etilhexil) phthalate (DEHP) is a compound used in plastic materials, which has endocrine disrupting properties. The human DEHP exposure depend on the use of plastics in toys, medical devices and food and beverage containers. The DEHP effects were studied in some physiological systems; nevertheless, the actions in human arteries were never described. We analysed the DEHP effect on endothelium ...