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Mild steel welding fume causes manganese accumulation and subtle neuroinflammatory changes but not overt neuronal damage in discrete brain regions of rats after short-term inhalation exposure

Neurotoxicology

Sep 29, 2009

James M AntoniniDiane B Miller

Abstract

Serious questions have been raised by occupational health investigators regarding a possible causal association between neurological effects in welders and the presence of manganese (Mn) in welding fume. Male Sprague-Dawley rats were exposed by inhalation to 40 mg/m(3) of gas metal arc-...read more

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GFAP gene
SLC11A2 gene
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Ethanol Measurement
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Immunohistochemistry
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Mild steel welding fume causes manganese accumulation and subtle neuroinflammatory changes but not overt neuronal damage in discrete brain regions of rats after short-term inhalation exposure

Neurotoxicology

Sep 29, 2009

James M AntoniniDiane B Miller

PMID: 19782702

DOI: 10.1016/j.neuro.2009.09.006

Abstract

Serious questions have been raised by occupational health investigators regarding a possible causal association between neurological effects in welders and the presence of manganese (Mn) in welding fume. Male Sprague-Dawley rats were exposed by inhalation to 40 mg/m(3) of gas metal arc-...read more

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Hippocampus (Brain)
Homovanillic Acid
DMRT1 gene
GFAP gene
SLC11A2 gene
Hydrogen Peroxide
Dopamine Measurement
Ethanol Measurement
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Immunohistochemistry
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