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Document ID (ISN)45016
CIS number 85-1954
ISSN - Serial title 0303-7657 - Revista brasileira de saúde ocupacional
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) De Souza Nascimento E., Mídio A.F.
Title Occupational exposure to carbon disulfide and vitamin B6 deficiency
Original title Exposição ocupacional ao sulfeto de carbono e hipovitaminose B6 [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Apr.-June 1984, Vol.12, No.46, p.17-24. Illus. 64 ref.
Abstract A literature survey of the toxic action of carbon disulfide in exposed people, in particular of its inhibition of the pyridoxamine form of vitamin B6, of its interference with tryptophan metabolism, and of the resulting excretion of xanthurenic acid.
Descriptors (primary) carbon disulfide; toxicology; vitamin B6
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; vitamins; inhibition of metabolism; tryptophan; enzyme deficiency
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic sulfur compounds
Inorganic substances