Level of oxidative stress and damage in erythrocytes in apprentices indirectly exposed to lead

Ergurhan-Ilhan I., Cadir B., Koyuncu-Arslan M., Arslan C., Gultepe F. M., Ozkan G.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.50, no.1, pp.45-50, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2007.02442.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.45-50
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Background Oxidative stress (OS) may result in damage to critical macromolecules, and an association between lead (Pb) toxicity and OS is a matter of research. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of Pb on the oxidative system in indirectly Pb-exposed male apprentices.