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MANGANESE AS ESSENTIAL AND TOXIC ELEMENT FOR PLANTS: TRANSPORT, ACCUMULATION AND RESISTANCE MECHANISMS
(Chilean Society of Soil Science/Sociedad Chilena de la Ciencia del Suelo, 2010)
Behavior of concrete and mortar in response to the inclusion of toxic Jatropha seed cake
As the world's leading civil construction materials, concrete and mortar are the focus of ongoing studies aimed at improving their properties. These materials are highly versatile; hence, some of their aspects, such as ...
Toxicity caused by para-substituted phenols on Tetrahymena pyriformis: The structure-activity relationships
(Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, 2008)
PLA and Montmorilonite Nanocomposites: Properties, Biodegradation and Potential Toxicity
(Springer/plenum PublishersNew YorkEUA, 2013)
EVALUATION OF METAL TOXICITY BY A MODIFIED METHOD BASED ON THE FUNGUS GERRONEMA VIRIDILUCENS BIOLUMINESCENCE IN AGAR MEDIUM
(SETAC PRESS, 2010)
Metal cation toxicity to basidiomycete fungi is poorly understood, despite its well-known importance in terrestrial ecosystems. Moreover, there is no reported methodology for the routine evaluation of metal toxicity to ...
Toxic effects of nickel exposure on heart and liver of rats
The role of air pollution as a health risk factor is of special interest. Numerous toxic pollutants, such as nickel, are being released to the environment as a result of combustion of fossil fuels, crude oil, and coal. ...
Removal of Dye Toxicity from an Aqueous Solution Using an Industrial Strain of Saccharomyces Cerevisiae (Meyen)
The use of synthetic dyes is commonplace in many industries, and the effluent is often dumped into the environment with no prior treatment. The aim of the present study was to analyze the use of an industrial strain of ...
Jaburetox-induced toxic effects on the hemocytes of Rhodnius prolixus (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2017-06)
Jaburetox is a recombinant peptide derived from a Canavalia ensiformis urease that presents toxic effects uponseveral species of insects, phytopathogenic fungi and yeasts of medical importance. So far, no toxicity of ...
Interpreting histopathology in the epididymis
While most of this Special Issue is devoted to the testis (which is where most drug and chemically induced toxicity of the male reproductive tract is identified), being able to recognize and understand the potential effects ...