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- Dou, Da-Chang, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Chemosphere 2018 v.212 pp. 974-982
- abnormal development; apoptosis; atrazine; caspase-3; genes; kidneys; microstructure; mitochondria; nephrosis; nephrotoxicity; oxidative stress; quails; signal transduction; vacuoles
- ... Atrazine (ATR) is a most used herbicide which is believed as a pivotal determinant of environmental nephrosis, but potential mechanism is still largely unclear. This study intends to reveal a novel mechanism of ATR-induced nephrotoxicity. Quail were treated with 0, 50, 250 and 500 mg ATR/kg/d by oral gavage for 45 days. Kidney coefficient was decreased, biochemical and morphologic indices reflecti ...