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1st Edition

Biological Effects of Organolead Compounds

Edited By

Philippe Grandjean

ISBN 9780367245160
Published August 27, 2019 by CRC Press
278 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1984: This book is a compilation of research on Organolead Compounds.

Table of Contents

1. Short Review of Properties of Organolead Compounds

K. A. Jensen

2. Gasoline Additives: Past, Present, and Future

A. Laveskog

3. Microbial Methylation of Lead

K. Beijer and A. Jernelov

4. Organic Lead in the Aquatic Environment

Y. K. Chau and P.T.S. Wong

5. Analysis of Airborne Organic Level

S. Berg and A. Jonsson

6. Atmospheric Occurrence of Organolead Compounds

T. Nielsen

7. Toxic Effects in Plant Organisms

G. Roderer

8. Metabolism and Toxicokinetics

A.A. Jensen

9. Genotoxic Effects

E. Niebuhr and H.C. Wulf

10. Induction of Anion Transport in Biological Membranes

P.J. Bjerrum

11. Effects on Mitochondria and Other Enzyme Systems

W.N. Aldridge

12. Effects on Membrane Formation in the Central Nervous System

J. Clausen

13. Effects on Reproduction and Hormone Metabolism

A. Odenbro

14. Experimental Pathology of Short-Chain Alkylead Compounds

A.A. Seawright et al.

15. Possible Mechanisms for the Selective Neurotoxicity

J. Cremer

16. The Gasoline Sniffing Syndrome

R.A. Keenlyside

17. Organolead Exposures and Intoxications

P. Grandjean

18. Preventive Measures in the Occupational Setting

J. Gething and G.R. Oxley

19. Governmental Regulations

A.A. Jensen and P. Grandjean

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Philippe Grandjean, M.D., is Professor of Environmental Medicine and Chairman of the Institute of Community Health at Odense University, Denmark.