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Document ID (ISN)45264
CIS number 86-92
ISSN - Serial title 0355-3140 - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Clarkson T.W., Nordberg G.F., Sager P.R.
Title Reproductive and developmental toxicity of metals
Bibliographic information June 1985, Vol.11, No.3, special issue. p.145-154. Illus. 28 ref.
Abstract Aspects covered in this lecture given at the XXI International Congress on Occupational Health in Dublin, Ireland, 9-14 Sep. 1984: toxic effects of aluminium, arsenic, lead, mercury, cadmium, chromium, nickel and components of these metals on the reproductive organs of men and women and on offsprings from the embryo to the perinatal stages; metabolism of metals in reproduction and development.
Descriptors (primary) embryotoxic effects; antifertility effects; teratogenic effects; toxicology; genetic effects; metals
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; nickel; Ireland; mercury; arsenic; chromium; aluminium; women; sex-linked differences; cadmium; conference; lead
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects