Poluição por mercúrio e saúde humana no vale do Tapajós
O Instituto Evandro Chagas e seu passado memorável
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2016)
Characterization of the fruit pulp of Camu-Camu (Myrciaria dubia) of seven different genotypes and their rankings using statistical methods PCA and HCA
(Sociedade Brasileira de Química, 2016)
Due to the economic potential of camu-camu, considering its high concentration of vitamin C, the aim of this work was to evaluate the quality and genetic variability seven accessions of camucamu conserved in genebank (BAG) ...
Longitudinal assessment of mercury exposure in schoolchildren in an urban area of the Brazilian Amazon
(Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, 2012)
This study was a longitudinal assessment of mercury exposure in schoolchildren in an urban area of the Brazilian Amazon. The study population consisted of 90 children whose exposure levels were assessed by testing mercury ...
Assessment of surface water in two amazonian rivers impacted by industrial wastewater, Barcarena City, Pará State (Brazil)
(Sociedade Brasileira de Química, 2011)
No ano de 2007, águas superficiais foram coletadas a partir de 21 pontos de amostragem na cidade de Barcarena, Região Norte, Brasil: um ponto de amostragem localizado em um pequeno córrego que recebe descarga de resíduos ...
Heavy metals in the bottom sediments of the Furo of Laura estuary, Eastern Amazon, Brazil
The Furo of Laura is an economically important river in the Amazon estuary. Thus, in the present study, we evaluated the metal distribution (Al, Cd, Co, Cu, Cr, Fe, Ni, and Mg) in the bottom sediments of this river. The ...
Microzooplankton as a bioindicator of environmental degradation in the Amazon
Abstract: Recent studies have assessed the impact of the discharge of untreated domestic and industrial effluents on aquatic ecosystems. In the 1980s, large industrial factories were set up in the municipality of Barcarena, ...
Hair as a biomarker of long term mercury exposure in Brazilian Amazon: a systematic review
Many studies have assessed mercury (Hg) exposure in the Amazonian population. This article performs a literature search of the studies that used hair as a biomarker of Hg exposure in the Brazilian Amazonian population. The ...
Divulgação científica: responsabilidade e importância
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2017)