Aspetti della tossicità da elementi chimici.

Translated title of the contribution: Toxicity of chemical elements

G. Olibet, T. Coccini, A. D. Rossi, A. F. Castoldi, L. Manzo

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A survey is presented of the most important facets of toxicity due to chemical elements as well as of the mechanisms through which it may be triggered. In particular, a detailed discussion is made on the characteristics shown by arsenic, cadmium, chromium, lead, mercury, barium and beryllium, with specific reference to the influence exerted by physiological, environmental and life-style factors.

Translated title of the contributionToxicity of chemical elements
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)283-288
Number of pages6
JournalAnnali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanita
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health


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