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...rkinson's disease (PD). Flies subjected to chronic sublethal
exposure to the pesticide rotenone (a mitochondrial complex I inhibitor) resembled the behavioral and neurological dysfunction associated with PD. A few days after rotenone was added to the fly chow, dose-dependent locomotor defects were apparent, as...
Survey identifies drugs most likely to be found in the environment
...t levels at which they have the potential to exert sublethal
effects. The survey is based on calculated total drug sales and prescriptions and a search of the medical literature, said Venkatraman. Based on the existing data about the drugs biochemistry and existing data on its metabolism, we came up with the e...
First report on sublethal effects of smoke available from NIST
...ear initiative to define what is known about these sublethal
effects of smoke. Richard Gann of NISTs Building a...the first estimates of the magnitude and impact of sublethal
exposures to fire smoke on people in the United States; an evaluation of the best available lethal a...