X-Ray microanalytical studies of lead-implanted rat brains

Teruo Shirabe, Asao Hirano

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Abstract

Various cytoplasmic and intranuclear inclusions found in macrophages and astrocytes of lead-implanted rat brains were studied with an energy dispersive x-ray microanalytical technique. Cytoplasmic inclusions contained large quantities of lead, calcium and phosphorus. The proportions of these elements were different within each inclusion. Intranuclear inclusions also contained small amounts of lead and, occasionally, calcium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)189-192
Number of pages4
JournalActa neuropathologica
Volume40
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1977

Keywords

  • Experimental lead poisoning
  • Intranuclear inclusions
  • X-ray microanalysis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

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