Genetic polymorphism of delta aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (Alad) gene and symptoms of chronic mercury exposure in Munduruku Indigenous children within the Brazilian amazon
Abstract: Genetic polymorphisms involved in mercury toxicokinetics and toxicodynamics may be associated with severe mercury toxicity. This study aimed to investigate the impact of an ALAD polymorphism on chronic mercury ...
An assessment of health outcomes and methylmercury exposure in munduruku indigenous women of childbearing age and their children under 2 years old
In line with the 1000-day initiative and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2 and 3, we present a cross-sectional analysis of maternal health, infant nutrition, and methylmercury exposure within hard-to-reach indigenous ...