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ALLMedicine™ Arsenic Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  141 results

Effects of hyperbaric oxygen treatment on liver and kidney tissue in chronic arsenic to...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/36446292
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine : Journal of the Undersea ... Eroğlu HA, Büyük B et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Arsenic (As) is a toxic substance that damages the human body through exposure to drinking water. This exposure damages many organs and tissues in the body, especially the liver and kidneys. Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy is a treatment method t...

Genome-wide DNA methylation pattern in whole blood of patients with coal-burning arseni...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2022.114323
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety; Wei S, Wang W et. al.

Nov 28th, 2022 - Exposure to coal-burning arsenic leads to an increased risk of cancer, multi-systems damage and chronic diseases, with DNA methylation one potential mechanism of arsenic toxicity. There are few studies on genome-wide methylation in the coal-burnin...

Involvement of METTL3 in arsenite-induced skin lesions by targeting the SOCS3/STAT3/Krt...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2022.120634
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Yang F, Zhang A

Nov 12th, 2022 - Arsenic is a common environmental pollutant, typically affecting the skin most severely. Recent studies have shown that arsenic's toxicity may be linked to N6-methyladenosine (m6A), an abundant and dynamic epigenetic RNA modification. However, it ...

Cloning and functional characterization of arsenite oxidase (aoxB) gene associated with...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2022.146926
Gene Kumar Satyapal G, Kumar R et. al.

Oct 4th, 2022 - Arsenic transforming bacterial strains belong to genus Pseudomonas sp.AK9 (KY569424), were isolated from the middle Gangetic plains of Bihar, India. The Pseudomonas sp. AK9 strains were able to transform toxic arsenite to a less toxic arsenate. In...

Spotted white fingernails
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257109/dermatology/spotted-white-fingernails
MDedge Family Medicine;

Aug 18th, 2022 - White nail changes are broadly called leukonychia: “leuko” meaning white and “nychia” referring to the nail. Scattered or single asymptomatic cloudy white nail lesions occurring without other associated skin or nail disorders are more specifically.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Returning Genetic Results on Arsenic Susceptibility
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05072132

Oct 25th, 2021 - Abstract: In recent years, returning genetic results to research participants has become a topic of debate, with a growing consensus that researchers should offer to return incidental findings and research results to participants. The research and...

Effect of the Compound Extracted From Azadirachta Indica Leaves in the Treatment of Arsenical Keratosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04686474

Jan 8th, 2021 - Arsenicosis or arsenic toxicity caused by prolong ingestion of contaminated groundwater by inorganic arsenic (more than 0.05 mg/liter). It is the severest natural calamity widespread specially in Bangladesh where 61 districts out of 64 are affecte...

High-selenium Lentils Versus Arsenic Toxicity
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02429921

Mar 31st, 2017 - Chronic arsenic (As) poisoning is a worldwide public health problem. Up to 100 million people worldwide, are chronically exposed to dangerously high concentrations of As in their drinking water and food supply. Bangladesh is facing a major public ...

Folic Acid and Creatine as Therapeutic Approaches for Lowering Blood Arsenic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01050556

Aug 1st, 2012 - Approximately 140 million people in over 70 countries are chronically exposed to arsenic (As)-contaminated drinking water at concentrations far exceeding the World Health Organization standard of 10 µg/L. As is a carcinogen known to cause cancers ...

Selenium in the Treatment of Arsenic Toxicity and Cancers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01442727

Oct 7th, 2011 - Context: Approximately 100 million people throughout the world consume water contaminated with arsenic at levels above carcinogenic thresholds, including 40 million in Bangladesh alone, with up to one-fourth of deaths attributed to arsenic exposur...

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News  2 results

Spotted white fingernails
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257109/dermatology/spotted-white-fingernails
MDedge Family Medicine;

Aug 18th, 2022 - White nail changes are broadly called leukonychia: “leuko” meaning white and “nychia” referring to the nail. Scattered or single asymptomatic cloudy white nail lesions occurring without other associated skin or nail disorders are more specifically.

2018-NCTR Research Highlights
http://www.fda.gov/about-fda/nctr-publications/2018-nctr-research-highlights

  ARCHIVE TOPICS  October-December 2018 Microbiome Research at NCTR — Tobacco, Arsenic, and more… NCTR Represented at the Health and Environmental Sciences Institute’s (HESI) “The Gut Microbiome Workshop” NCTR Represented at Ninth International Co...

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