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Internationales Archiv für Arbeitsmedizin

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 124–128 | Cite as

The levels of the nicotinamide-adenine dinucleotides in the tissues of rabbits and rats after chronic exposure to carbon disulphide

  • Teresa Wrońska-Nofer
  • Jerzy A. Sokal
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Summary

The levels of nicotinamide-adenine dinucleotides in blood and liver of rats and rabbits chronically intoxicated with carbon disulphide were studied.

In both species of animals exposure to CS2 brought about a decrease in the total amount of blood nucleotides and caused an increase of NADPH concentration in the liver.

A possible correlation of observed changes in the levels of nucleotides in liver with disorders in lipid metabolism arising in the course of chronic exposure to CS2 is discussed.

Keywords

Public Health Lipid Nucleotide NADPH Lipid Metabolism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Teresa Wrońska-Nofer
    • 1
  • Jerzy A. Sokal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryInstitute of Occupational MedicinełódźPoland

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