Oxidative Stress and Methylmercury-Induced Neurotoxicity

Marcelo Farina, João Batista Teixeira Rocha, Michael Aschner

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDevelopmental Neurotoxicology Research: Principles, Models, Techniques, Strategies, and Mechanisms
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages357-385
Number of pages29
ISBN (Print)9780470426722
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 15 2010
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Antioxidant therapy in methylmercury poisoning
  • Methylmercury-induced neurotoxicity and antioxidant-glutathione system
  • Oxidative stress and methylmercury-induced neurotoxicity - oxidative stress, serious imbalance between reactive species production and antioxidant defenses

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

Cite this

Farina, M., Rocha, J. B. T., & Aschner, M. (2010). Oxidative Stress and Methylmercury-Induced Neurotoxicity. In Developmental Neurotoxicology Research: Principles, Models, Techniques, Strategies, and Mechanisms (pp. 357-385). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470917060.ch18