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- Ribeiro, Joaquim de Paula; Kalb, Ana Cristina; Campos, Paula Peixoto; Cruz, Alex Rubén Huaman De La; Martinez, Pablo Elias; Gioda, Adriana; Souza, Marta Marques de; Gioda, Carolina Rosa
- Chemosphere 2016 v.163 pp. 569-577
- lipid peroxidation, etc ; ABC transporters; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; bioaccumulation; glutathione transferase; heart; heart diseases; histology; in vivo studies; lipids; particulates; pollutants; rats; rural areas; toxicity; trace elements; Brazil; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Previous studies have demonstrated the harmful effects of atmospheric pollutants on cardiac systems because of the presence of particulate matter (PM), a complex mixture of numerous substances including trace metals. In this study, the toxicity of PM2.5 from two regions, rural (PM2.5 level of 8.5 ± 4.0 μg m−3) and industrial (PM2.5 level of 14.4 ± 4.1 μg m−3) in Brazil, was investigated through in ...