||Cadmium in the environment III : a toxicological and epidemiological appraisal /
Friberg, Lars ;
Kjellstrom, Tord ;
Nordberg, Gunnar ;
||Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm (Sweden).;National Environmental Research Center, Research Triangle Park, N.C.
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development,
Chemical analysis ;
Industrial wastes ;
Metabolic diseases ;
Physiological effects ;
Food chains ;
Air pollution effects(Humans) ;
Air pollution effects(Animals) ;
Itai itai disease ;
Environmental health ;
||Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC
||Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA
||Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown.
||180 pages in various pagings : illustrations ; 27 cm.
;Contents: Problems of analysis; Occurrence, possible routes of exposure and daily intake; Uptake and absorption; Transport, distribution and excretion of cadmium in animals; Transport distribution and excretion of cadmium in normal and exposed human beings; Metallothionein--occurrence and properties; Respiratory, renal, liver and bone effects; Effects on calcium- and vitamin D-metabolism; Effects on the cardiovascular system; Effects on the testicles; Teratogenic effects; Acute systemic effects of cadmium injection - studies in relation to chronic effects and the possible influence of metallothionein; Carcinogenic and genetic effects.
Review of recent biomedical literature on cadmium covering 1973-74. "EPA/650-2-75-049." "June 1975." Includes bibliographical references (pages R1-R33).