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Elevation of urinary N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminidase and β-galactosidase activities in workers with long-term exposure to aromatic nitro-amino compounds

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Yoshida, M., Sunaga, M., Hara, I. et al. Elevation of urinary N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminidase and β-galactosidase activities in workers with long-term exposure to aromatic nitro-amino compounds. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 43, 1–8 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01702229

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  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
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