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S15 (II) Mercury and selenium interactions: Biogeochemistry and human health

Friday, 29 July, 2011

FS15-O9 — 11:00-11:15
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RELATION BETWEEN MERCURY AND SELENIUM IN UMBILICAL CORD BLOOD, MATERNAL BLOOD AND BREAST MILK IN PREGNANT WOMEN FROM MEDITERRANEAN
Authors: BARBONE, Fabio1, MARIUZ, Marika1, VALENT, Francesca1, SOFIANOU, Katia2, SPIRIC, Zdravko3, HORVAT, Milena4, SNOJ TRATNIK, Janja4, MIKLAVCIC, Ana4, MAZEJ, Darja4, KRSNIK, Mladen5
(1) University of Udine, Udine, Italy, fabio.barbone@uniud.it; (2) Institute of Child Health, Athens, Greece; (3) Institute for Applied Ecology, Oikon ltd., Zagreb, Croatia; (4) Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia; (5) University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
FS15-O10 — 11:15-11:30
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REACTIVATION OF MERCURY INHIBITED MAMMALIAN THIOREDOXIN REDUCTASE BY SELENITE: IMPLICATIONS FOR TREATMENT OF MERCURY POISONING
Authors: CARVALHO, Cristina1, LU, Jun2, ARNÉR, Elias2, HOLMGREN, Arne2
(1) Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon (iMed.UL), cristina.carvalho@ff.ul.pt; (2) Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet;
FS15-O11 — 11:30-11:45
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SHINING SYNCHROTRON LIGHT ON THE ROLE OF SELENIUM IN MERCURY POISONING AND DETOXIFICATION
Authors: KORBAS, Malgorzata1, MACDONALD, Tracy C.1, O’DONOGHUE, John L.2, WATSON, Gene E.2, PICKERING, Ingrid J.1, SINGH, Satya P.1, MYERS, Gary J.2, CLARKSON, Thomas W.2, KRONE, Patrick H.1, GEORGE, Graham N.1
(1) University of Saskatchewan, m.korbas@usask.ca; (2) University of Rochester;
FS15-O12 — 11:45-12:00
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EFFECT OF SELENIUM SUPPLEMENTATION IN LONG-TERM MERCURY-EXPOSED RESIDENTS FROM WANSHAN, CHINA: THE INCREASED MERCURY EXCRETION AND DECREASED OXIDATIVE DAMAGE
Authors: LI, Yu-Feng1, CHEN, Chunying2, GAO, Yuxi 3, CHAI, Zhifang1, DONG, Zeqin4
(1) Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, liyf@ihep.ac.cn; (2) National Center for Nanoscience and Technology; (3) Insitute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences; (4) Guizhou Institute of Environmental Science and Designing.
Friday, 29 July, 2011